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VIDEO: What do 1377 giant pallets falling sound like?

A new world record has been achieved, right here in Scotland!

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9 Rockstars you didn’t know were Fifers

If you were a Fife-based tribute act, what would you be called?

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George, Scotland's foremost canine tourism expert, gives his opinion on the Kingdom.

VisitScotland ‘Ambassadog’ enjoys Fife visit

Who knew one of our leading tourism chiefs was a dog? Wella apparently he is, and he’s also a big fan of Fife, we’re told.

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A cat cafe could soon be coming to Fife.

Plans for cat cafe in Fife

Plans have been lodged for a new cat cafe in the Kingdom.

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The latest rat discovered in Shirley's garden.

Mystery over dead rats being left in garden

A woman is looking to solve the mystery over dead rats and food items which appear to have been left in her garden, including one rodent which had been shot.

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Comic cons are growing in popularity.

Kirkcaldy set to get its own Comic Con

Kirkcaldy is to get its own comic convention, after a run of similar events elsewhere in Fife brought crowds to the area.

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Driver reveals mystery behind viral car park incident

The mystery behind a Kirkcaldy car park incident, pictures of which went viral, can now be revealed.

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The path is being done in tarmac.

April Fool: Council to charge walkers for using Fife Coastal path

Below is our 2018 April Fool story. Were you fooled?

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In Pictures: 11 Weird things that can only happen in Fife

It turns out Fife is a much more interesting place than many would think.

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9 Rockstars you didn’t know were Fifers

After an overwhelming response to our Fife tribute acts competition, we thought we’d share some of our favourites with you.

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Make up a name for a Fife  tribute act and you could win tickets.

Make up a Fife tribute band name and win gig tickets

Tribute acts glory in some fabulous names, but what could a tribute band be called if they came from Fife?

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Steve Mitchell, or Buffalo Farm, is hopeful that the buffalo will be found soon. Picture: Neil Hanna

Planes to help search for missing buffalo

A number of small aircraft have been drafted in a bid to find the missing buffalo which has been on the run for almost a fortnight.

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Steve Mitchell

New tactic in bid to catch runaway buffalo

Farmers hunting for a troublesome buffalo, which has been on the run in Fife for over a week, have turned to some novel approaches in a bid to recapture it.

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Steve Mitchell of Buffalo Farm.

Beaters to recapture escaped buffalo – and you can help!

Expert beaters have been drafted in to the search in a bid to recapture the buffalo which has been on the loose in Fife since Saturday.

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The sleeper mini-coach.

Fife man launches UK’s first sleeper mini-coach

A Fife entrepreneur has developed the UK’s first sleeper mini-coach, which could transform overnight travel for groups of holidaymakers, as well as tour bands and university and school trips.

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Stevie Mitchell, of Buffalo Farm, is keen to see the animal returned safely.

Missing buffalo evades searchers after close call

The missing buffalo which escaped near Kirkcaldy on Saturday has slipped past searchers looking to bring it home.

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Video: The moment a reporter burnt his foot walking through fire

You can’t accuse our Jamie Callaghan of lacking bravery.

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Dos and Don’ts of the work Christmas party

Dos and Don’ts of the work Christmas party

It’s that time of year again, where you try to navigate through the perils of the office Christmas party.

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Haunted Fife: Where are the most ghost sightings?

Haunted Fife: Where are the most ghost sightings?

As Hallowe’en draws near, we look at some of the area’s most haunted places.

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Has 2017 been tough for you?

It’s official: Fifers feel worse off than last year

People living in Fife are less happy in 2017 than they were last year, according to an annual study.

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