Fife



Government to help fund £180m replacement for blaze-hit Dunfermline school

The Scottish Government has made funding available for a new shared learning campus to replace the fire-hit Woodmill High School in Dunfermline.

Published 5 September 2019

And finally... Ramped up

A business consultant is fighting an order to take down the skateboard ramp in his garden.

Published 26 August 2019

Consultation planned ahead of new Kirkcaldy homes application

Whiteburn Projects will host the first of two public consultation events this month to update the local community of its plans for a residential development in Kirkcaldy.

Published 13 August 2019

University of St Andrews to showcase revised student accommodation plans

Revised plans are to be submitted for a 960-bed student accommodation development at Albany Park in St Andrews after an earlier proposal was refused by Fife Council.

Published 12 August 2019

Levenmouth rail link to reopen after 50 years

A £70 million project to reopen the railway link to Levenmouth after 50 years is to go ahead, the Scottish Government has confirmed.

Published 8 August 2019

Housing association secures £65m to build affordable homes and invest in current stock

Fife Housing Group has secured a £65 million funding package from Royal Bank of Scotland.

Published 8 August 2019

Extension planned at Old Course Hotel ahead of 2021 Open

Owners of the landmark Old Course Hotel in St Andrews have applied for planning permission for a substantial extension to the 144-bedroom property.

Published 24 July 2019

Whiteburn Projects begins consultation on new Kirkcaldy homes

Edinburgh-based developer Whiteburn Projects has unveiled proposals to convert a former school in Kirkcaldy to deliver around 100 new homes.

Published 22 July 2019

And finally... Virtual ‘time travel’ recreates 16th century church

A church which played a central role in the Scottish Reformation has been virtually reconstructed as it may have appeared more than five centuries ago by researchers at the University of St Andrews.

Published 19 July 2019

And finally... New brick is the bees knees

A new home for bees, as well as people is on offer from Lovell as the developer prepares to give away a free bee nesting block to anyone who reserves a new home at one of its developments in Fife next week.

Published 11 July 2019

Portakabin to deliver modular laboratories after University of St Andrews fire

The University of St Andrews has commissioned Portakabin to deliver a purpose-built modular complex following a devastating fire at its Biomedical Sciences (BMS) building earlier this year.

Published 10 July 2019

‘First-of-its kind’ care home and nursery plan submitted in Fife

A formal planning application has been submitted to Fife Council for a care home and nursery on the same site.

Published 5 July 2019

Land deal signals long-awaited building work on £50m Madras College

A major step on the way to a replacement Madras College has been taken as Fife Council agreed to the purchase of land from the University of St Andrews.

Published 3 July 2019

St Andrews hotel plan lodged by Muir Walker Pride Architects

Muir Walker Pride Architects has submitted a planning application for a new 62-bed hotel in St Andrews.

Published 2 July 2019