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Bell Baxter Employability Project

Date of article: Mon 30 Nov 15

Do you have a business in the Cupar area?Are you considering expanding your business or recruiting new staff?Do you want to pass on skills and knowledge to young people?Our program ...

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Scottish Golf Tourism : Industry Barometer Survey 2015

Date of article: Mon 23 Nov 15

Scottish Enterprise and VisitScotland have produced a survey to understand how businesses feel the golf tourism sector has been performing over the past few years.Fife Golf Partner ...

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Fife Pilgrim Way Project Development Officer

Date of article: Mon 30 Nov 15

Pilgrim Way Project Development OfficerSalary £23,802 - £30,260 (Initially fixed term from January to August 2016.)Fife Coast & Countryside Trust (FCCT) currently manages ove ...

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Kingsbarns Distillery Launches Founders Club

Date of article: Tue 1 Dec 15

Yesterday marked a very special day in Kingsbarns Distillery history as they celebrated the first anniversary since their official opening on 30th November 2014 and what a year it ...

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Accessible Tourism Fife Workshop

Date of article: Mon 23 Nov 15

Accessible Tourism – How much could it be worth to your business?We would like to invite you to an Accessible Tourism workshop at Rufflets Country House Hotel, St Andrews on 26t ...

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Project for Pilgrim Way route takes a step forward in St Andrews

Date of article: Thu 3 Dec 15

The project to create a new 70-mile walk across the heart of Fife to St Andrews has taken a sizeable step forward.The ambitious Fife Pilgrim Way Project plans to link 13 communitie ...

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ELF-GUIDED XMAS TOURS AT DEEP SEA WORLD

Date of article: Tue 8 Dec 15

Deep Sea World, Scotland's national aquarium, is inviting everyone to join in the festive fun with elf-guided tours, a scuba-diving Santa Claus and a very special Xmas Giving Tree. ...

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Fife Business Matters Issue 33

Date of article: Tue 8 Dec 15

Fife Council Economic Development are delighted to share with you the December issue of our Fife Business Matters, quarterly publication - produced on behalf of the Fife Economy Pa ...

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Call for entries to Fife Business Awards 2016

Date of article: Thu 3 Dec 15

Businesses from across the Kingdom of Fife now have the opportunity to enter next year's Fife Business Awards, a highlight of the region's business calendar.Businesses of all sizes ...

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Forth Road Bridge closed: Fife braced for hit to tourism

Date of article: Tue 8 Dec 15

Leading figures in Fife's tourism industry have warned the closure of the Forth Road Bridge will impact on businesses.Appeals have been made by industry leaders for improved public ...

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Enhance your website by linking to WelcometoFife.com

Date of article: Wed 9 Dec 15

Our new look website – www.WelcometoFife.com – was recently launched at the Fife Tourism Digital Conference in November. A key marketing tool for the region, the new site inco ...

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Fife Golf Invitational - 18th March 2016

Date of article: Tue 8 Dec 15

Fife Golf is holding the inaugural Fife Golf Invitational on Friday 18th of March 2016 at The Crail Golfing Society. This early season event allows tourism businesses in Fife to ne ...

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Enhanced Travel Plan Boost For Businesses Affected By Forth Road Bridge Closure

Date of article: Fri 11 Dec 15

Following the publication of the Travel Plan to address the necessary Forth Road Bridge closure last week, further enhancements will come into effect which will benefit local busin ...

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The wild youngster: The next generation of Scottish whisky

Date of article: Thu 10 Dec 15

Rock Ya Events Group have created a new 5 day whisky tour to a few new distilleries including Fife's own Eden Mill Distillery, Kingsbarns Distillery and Daftmill Distillery.The ...

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Measure your Digital Awareness - Free Workshop

Date of article: Fri 11 Dec 15

Worried your prospects and fans are leaving Facebook for Instagram? Are you attempting to take on-line bookings but no one is biting? These subjects and more will be discussed at t ...

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The Vine Conference Centre Parking During Forth Road Bridge Closure

Date of article: Tue 15 Dec 15

If you have been travelling to Edinburgh using the Queen Margaret Train Station since the recent closure of the Forth Road Bridge you will have encountered the parking issues this ...

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Fife Business Awards - CLOSING DATE EXTENDED - 8TH JANUARY 2016

Date of article: Wed 16 Dec 15

Fife Business AwardsCLOSING DATE EXTENDED - 8TH JANUARY 2016The Fife Business Awards provide an opportunity for local businesses to demonstrate excellence and gain widespread recog ...

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VisitScotland eUpdate

Date of article: Fri 18 Dec 15

Please find attached a link to the VisitScotland Regional eUpdate - December 2015 http://visitscotland.briefyourmarket.com/Articles/Fife/ ...

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Fife Tourism Serious about Customer Service

Date of article: Fri 18 Dec 15

Fife tourism is clearly serious about customer service. From hotels to caravan parks, museums to outdoor activity centres, the interest in training staff through the WorldHost Cust ...

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Forth Road Bridge closure sees Fife hotels reaping the benefits

Date of article: Mon 21 Dec 15

The closure of the Forth Road Bridge appears to be having some positive impact on Fife's hotel industry.The Courier spoke to several industry leaders with those responding painting ...

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Turning dreams into drams - ‘We’ll create Fife as a destination for whisky or beer tours’

Date of article: Mon 28 Dec 15

Douglas Clement first had the idea of a distillery at Kingsbarns in the late summer of 2008 while working as a golf caddie at neighbouring Kingsbarns Golf Links.The inspiration cam ...

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‘Take Time for You’ and become a tourist in your own town

Date of article: Mon 28 Dec 15

Parents are being encouraged to 'Take Time for You' and explore the Kingdom this winter.In the latest instalment of Fife Council's successful 'Take Time' campaign, Welcome to Fife ...

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Euan's Guide - The Access Survey 2015

Date of article: Mon 28 Dec 15

This year, Euan's Guide invited their users to take part in The Access Survey 2015, and the results are in!Together with the team at Disabled Access Day, they wanted to find out u ...

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Cruise Business Seminar Invitation

Date of article: Wed 9 Dec 15

0930 until 1230 Tuesday 26th January 2016Queensferry Hotel, North Queensferry (at the north end of the Bridge)You are invited to attend a Seminar focussed on businesses who may wis ...

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Year of Food and Drink is hailed as success

Date of article: Mon 4 Jan 16

Scotland's tourism industry has had a real boost as the 'Year of Food and Drink' drew to a close and the 'Year of Innovation, Architecture and Design' began, according to tourism m ...

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Ardross Farm Shop Job Opportunity

Date of article: Mon 4 Jan 16

Ardross Farm Shop are looking for reliable and enthusiastic food lovers to join their team. Interacting with customers, conveying the Ardross story and being an ambassador for the ...

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‘Discovery Dave’ Invites Youngsters To Spot Sharks At Deep Sea World

Date of article: Thu 7 Jan 16

Deep Sea World, Scotland's national aquarium, is launching a new spotters' guide for younger visitors this weekend (Saturday, January 9th) with the help of their newest recruit 'Di ...

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VisitScotland say new 'consoliday' trend could boost visitor numbers across Scotland

Date of article: Mon 4 Jan 16

A DIGITAL gaming boom could provide a boost to tourism in West Fife as part of new trend identified by VisitScotland.With many Scottish landscapes, including the iconic Forth Bridg ...

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Police message: missing person

Date of article: Thu 14 Jan 16

Police Scotland has asked VisitScotland to circulate the following message to businesses across the country.Police Scotland is appealing for information to help trace Alan MacKenzi ...

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Scotland’s B&Bs missing out on share of £3 million

Date of article: Wed 6 Jan 16

A large proportion of Scotland's independently-run guest houses and B&Bs could be missing out on a slice of more than £3 million worth of bookings, according to new figures f ...

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Food and drink power list launches Scotland Food & Drink Excellence Awards 2016

Date of article: Thu 14 Jan 16

Business leaders from across Scotland's food and drink industry have come together to launch the Scotland Food & Drink Excellence Awards.Business leaders that were successful a ...

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Hit TV show sees visitor numbers to historic village rise by 12 per cent

Date of article: Thu 7 Jan 16

THE 'Outlander effect' has seen visitors to Culross increase after parts of the popular TV series was filmed in the village.Figures compiled by Fife Council show visits to Culross ...

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New Coordinator appointed at Food From Fife

Date of article: Fri 15 Jan 16

Fife's food network, Food from Fife, has appointed Martha Bryce as its new coordinator as its latest networking event is launched.The part-time position within the not for profit m ...

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Rock Ya Events Group puts Fife on the map with World Class Customer Service

Date of article: Fri 15 Jan 16

Pierre Kruff heads up Fife-based Rock Ya Events Group who specialise in event and destination management, but is now looking to enhance his client's experience after becoming a nat ...

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Projections

Date of article: Fri 15 Jan 16

After just recently investing in a new 100 seater room, the Vine Conference centre has just seen the installation of a new 7,500 lumen projector.Manager of the Vine - Tim Thomson s ...

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2015 A Bumper Year for Crail Golfing Society

Date of article: Fri 15 Jan 16

Thanks to the Open at St Andrews in 2015, Crail Golfing Society's two courses experienced a boom in visitors during the week of the Championship, with an extra 1000 rounds being pl ...

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Crail Food Festival Public Meeting

Date of article: Tue 19 Jan 16

Food and drink producers from throughout Fife are being asked to help realise the New Year resolutions of the Crail Food Festival organising team by joining them at their AGM and p ...

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Accessible Tourism Fife Workshop

Date of article: Fri 22 Jan 16

Due to a couple of call offs, some spaces have become available for the Accessible Tourism Workshop on 26th January 2016 at Rufflets Country House Hotel, St Andrews from 10:30am - ...

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Food for thought as wraps come off new initiative

Date of article: Tue 19 Jan 16

An initiative aimed at promoting fresh, locally-grown produce is to be officially launched in Falkland on February 5.Individuals, businesses and community groups with an interest i ...

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The Open Brings £140 Million Benefit To Scotland

Date of article: Tue 19 Jan 16

Independent assessment shows 'St Andrews effect' increased visitor numbers.18 January 2016, St Andrews, Scotland: The 2015 Open Championship in St Andrews delivered £140 million o ...

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