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Opinion: This isn’t what ScotRail passengers paid for

We are now approaching Inverkeithing station, would all passengers be aware – ScotRail control room has decided this train will become an express service and won’t stop at Aberdour, Kinghorn or Burntisland. Please alight here and report to the office for further information ...

Opinion
ScotRail take note: The people of Fife deserve better

ScotRail take note: The people of Fife deserve better

We’ve heard a few reasons why train passengers have been let down so often lately.

Transport
Were the good old days really better?

Kate Livingstone: Celebrating with a nip of cough bottle

A few days in to 2018 and celebrations are already a thing of the past for most of us.

Opinion
Homanay celebrations in Kirkcaldy (Pic: Fife Photo Agency)

Let’s make Twixmas in Kirkcaldy an annual event

If there was an award for civic endeavour, then the 2018 title would surely have been claimed already.

Opinion
I’m here to stay but don’t call me Ken

I’m here to stay but don’t call me Ken

When I moved up to Fife a little over 10 years ago now, it was for the love of a good woman, but my Mancunian upbringing had not prepared me for some of the dialect differences I was about to be confronted with.

News
Kirkcaldy beach, looking out across the Forth

Make 2018 the Year of You ...

Some people think it’s all over ... it is now.

Opinion
A Hogmanay festival long overdue for Kirkcaldy

A Hogmanay festival long overdue for Kirkcaldy

It’s been a long time coming, but, at last, Kirkcaldy has a Hogmanay party.

Opinion
Life is for living, not liking and sharing

Life is for living, not liking and sharing

Imagine waking up tomorrow and discovering Facebook didn’t exist. Would you miss it?

Opinion
Neil Crooks on Kirkcaldy High Street.

Comment: Making town best place to live, work and play is ultimate goal

In 2012 we produced the Time for Action report and the establishment of the Kirkcaldy’s Ambitions partnership to co-ordinate delivery.

Politics
Comment: 2018 must be the year of delivery for Kirkcaldy

Comment: 2018 must be the year of delivery for Kirkcaldy

It’s taken four long years, but, at last, there is work going on at Kirkcaldy’s abandoned old swimming pool.

Opinion
Black Friday is coming . . .

Black Friday: Beware the walking dead this Christmas

The level of carnage I was met with on the streets was truly breathtaking.

Opinion
Fife Free Press editorial comment,

Opinion: We need to accelrate long-term vision for town centre

Store closures at the retail park and the High Street underline once again how much our shopping habits are changing.

Opinion
Look, it's just an advert!

Opinion: You can shove those so-called festive TV ‘events’

You’ve got to love the Christmas spirit, it provides you with the perfect excuse to be nice to everyone.

Arts
Bauble-tastic - a scene from a window display in  Jaegar, George Street, Edinburgh, 2003 (Pic: Phil Wilkinson)

I wish it wasn’t Christmas every day from November

The calendar shows it is only just mid-November, and already the tinsel is being unpacked, and folk are getting into the festive spirit with a level of enthusiasm that is actually rather scary.

Opinion
Pick it up!

Dog mess: Is it really just a tiny minority of bad owners?

Well, the clocks have gone back, and as ever it’s nearly pitch black out there pretty much the minute you leave work, ensuring that it’s fairly unlikely that you’ll see any daylight until possibly the weekend.

Opinion
Work and pensions minister David Gauke.

Comment: Minister must halt Universal Credit roll-out to Fife

The Universal Credit roll-out to Fife must be put on hold.

Politics
Strictly ... as seen on telly

Why Strictly spoilers are balloon-bursting miseries

There is nothing sadder than a party-pooper – someone who goes out of their way to spoil other people’s fun.

Opinion
Tom Petty died earlier this week. Picture: Wiki

Tom Petty; the quiet man who rocked with the best of them

It’s a sign that you’re getting old when you notice your heroes dying more regularly.

Opinion
Huge waves tower over the lights on Kirkcaldy's promenade (Pic: Neil Doig)

Storm names? We need Storm Jakey-Boy

Brace yourself, Storm Brian is on its way.

Opinion
Kathleen Leslie with party leader, Ruth Davidson

FFP Leader comment: Kathleen Leslie & why words matter

Words matter.

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