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Government Broadband Connection Voucher Scheme

Date of article: Fri 4 Sep 15

40,000 UK businesses have their broadband boosted.Digital Economy Minister Ed Vaizey urges businesses to apply for £3000 broadband grants before it's too lateMore than 40,000 smal ...

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Announcing the Fife Tourism Conference

Date of article: Thu 3 Sep 15

It's all coming together, with the agenda for this year's Fife Tourism Conference shaping up around the theme of digital tourism and working together to promote Fife.Open to regist ...

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Scottish Tourism Alliance announces full line up for Autumn Conference

Date of article: Wed 9 Sep 15

The Scottish Tourism Alliance (STA) has announced full details of its final speaker list and sessions ahead of its annual Autumn Conference, which will take place at Edinburgh's EI ...

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Study looks at tourism potential of Fife’s harbours

Date of article: Thu 10 Sep 15

A study of Fife's harbours has been carried out to look at ways of marketing and developing the region's sailing facilities.The research – commissioned by Fife Council and carrie ...

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Disabled first for Knockhill

Date of article: Wed 9 Sep 15

KNOCKHILL has created history for disabled drivers by developing the UK's first accessible performance driving course.The racing circuit has teamed up with Baronmotorsports to pro ...

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North Queensferry App

Date of article: Wed 9 Sep 15

A new interactive, fun and informative guide to the village of North Queensferry in the form of a mobile App for Android users.The new App gives you a guide to what you can see and ...

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welcometofife.com

Date of article: Fri 11 Sep 15

We have redeveloped our consumer facing website Welcome to Fife and it is now live. We have broadened the website so it isn't just for visitors, we have integrated a business log ...

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Sail Scotland launches tourism toolkit

Date of article: Fri 11 Sep 15

The national sailing tourism marketing organisation, Sail Scotland, has launched a toolkit to help hospitality and tourism businesses to reap the benefits of marine tourism.Develop ...

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First steps on Pilgrim Way

Date of article: Mon 28 Sep 15

The recreation of Fife's Pilgrim Way, a walking route from Culross to St Andrews, came a step nearer reality this week with a major funding boost.The Heritage Lottery Fund (HLF) aw ...

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Marine Scotland’s First National Survey of Coastal & Marine Recreation

Date of article: Tue 4 Aug 15

Marine Scotland has launched its first national survey of tourism and recreation around the Scottish coast and seas.The survey will help ensure that marine and coastal recreation i ...

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New Food Map showcases best of Fife's Natural Larder

Date of article: Fri 25 Sep 15

The third edition of the highly popular Fife Larder Food Map, which is packed with information for locals and visitors, has just been published.The map, described as The Guide to F ...

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Fife tourism aims for WorldHost standards

Date of article: Wed 23 Sep 15

A new campaign to make Fife a WorldHost tourism destination took off on the west sands of St Andrews with the Provost and Cllr Lesley Laird lending their support.Jamie and Guy Mack ...

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Fife Autumn Highlights…perfect time to explore the Kingdom

Date of article: Wed 7 Oct 15

Autumn is a beautiful season and the perfect time to explore and enjoy the Kingdom. It's also still a great time to get wrapped up and enjoy the outdoors. Voted Scotland's number o ...

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MSP Fergus Ewing, Minister for Business, Energy and Tourism visits Homelands Accessible holiday Lodges

Date of article: Thu 1 Oct 15

Homelands Trust Fife, a Lundin Links based charity, recently welcomed Mr Fergus Ewing, Minister for Business, Energy and Tourism. The Minister visited Homelands to launch their new ...

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Outlander Fam Trip Opportunity

Date of article: Thu 1 Oct 15

Outlander Familiarisation EventTUESDAY 24TH NOVEMBER 9.15am until 1pmThe TV adaptation of Diana Gabaldon's first in a series of eight Outlander novels has resulted in a significant ...

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Fife Business Awards now open for entry

Date of article: Wed 7 Oct 15

The hugely popular Fife Business Awards are now open for entries and promise to be bigger and better than ever before.The awards, which are now held annually, are open to businesse ...

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Harbour survey fishing for answers to boost tourism in Fife

Date of article: Tue 6 Oct 15

Fife's economy could be buoyed by plans to make the region's harbours more attractive.A survey has been launched for users of Fife's ports to suggest ways to boost the visitor appe ...

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In with the new for the Vine Conference Centre

Date of article: Thu 8 Oct 15

Wednesday 7th October saw the launch of a brand new website, new logo and a new conference room at the Vine Conference Centre in Dunfermline.Over 45 local business owners attended ...

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Official Disabled Access Day 2016 Launch

Date of article: Thu 8 Oct 15

It's official, yesterday in a wet & windy Edinburgh Disabled Access Day 2016 launched. We really couldn't be more excited as more than 50 venues across the UK have already sign ...

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East Neuk Local Tourism Association - Social Media Evening

Date of article: Wed 14 Oct 15

Thursday, October 29"Social Media: Help or Hindrance" talk being given by Susan McNaughton on behalf of the East Neuk Local Tourism Association.Susan will be talking about social m ...

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Fife Support for Seafood Week also helps net visitors

Date of article: Wed 14 Oct 15

Award winning businesses in Fife are lending their support to Seafood Week, which runs from 9th to 16th October. Rufflets Country House Hotel, the AA Scottish Hotel of the Year 201 ...

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Seafood Tweet-up – Friday 16th October

Date of article: Tue 13 Oct 15

#LoveFifeSeafood• Does your business work with Scottish Seafood?• Are you a restaurant or venue that creates great seafood dishes?• Or maybe you're a Fife Chef who has some s ...

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Fife Business Week 2015

Date of article: Wed 21 Oct 15

Fife Business Week : 9th - 13th of November 2015The Fife Economy Partnership is delighted to host Fife Business Week to promote business opportunities for companies of all sizes an ...

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A tasty Fife treat for a spooky night ...

Date of article: Thu 29 Oct 15

Two Fife businesses have joined together to create a very special sausage with a taste of Hallowe'en.Puddledub and Ardross Farm Shop have teamed up to make locally produced spiced ...

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Meeting of the Kirkcaldy & Mid Fife Tourist Association

Date of article: Mon 19 Oct 15

Meeting of the Kirkcaldy & Mid Fife Tourist AssociationMonday 2nd NovemberThe meeting will take place at Cluny Clays at 5.30pm and is called as a result of the response to the ...

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Fife finalists for Scotland’s Thistle Awards show off their not so secret service

Date of article: Mon 26 Oct 15

The Fife finalists for Scotland's prestigious Thistle Awards arrived, James Bond style in an Aston Martin, to show Cllr Lesley Laird and guest, Sandra Montador- Stewart of Fife Cou ...

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Fourth star for Kirkcaldy’s theatre

Date of article: Fri 30 Oct 15

Fife Cultural Trust was celebrating this week as VisitScotland raised the rating of its flagship arts and theatre venue.Previously a three star venue, signifying a very good standa ...

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Food from Fife Coordinator - Invitation to tender

Date of article: Thu 29 Oct 15

Food from Fife CoordinatorThe Fife Food Network wishes to appoint a part time coordinator who would operate on a self-employed basis to run the Food from Fife Initiative.Job Purpos ...

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Outlander effect having impact in Fife

Date of article: Tue 3 Nov 15

In Fife, Falkland and Culross are among the towns and villages to have reported an increase in tourism.Falkland, which portrayed 1940s Inverness, saw the number of visitors to its ...

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Have yourself a fibre broadband Christmas

Date of article: Thu 5 Nov 15

Win a community Christmas tree with Digital Scotland Superfast BroadbandDigital Scotland Superfast Broadband is lighting up Christmas for communities in Fife* – by offering them ...

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The search is on for a new VisitScotland Chair

Date of article: Thu 5 Nov 15

The search is on for a new Chair to lead the board at VisitScotland – Scotland's tourism organisation.The position is being advertised from today by the Scottish Government with ...

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Santa Job Available in St Andrews

Date of article: Wed 11 Nov 15

The search for Santa continues, we are really needing a great person who is good with kids, parents and toys!!!.Its a paid position from 21st November every weekend until 18th Dece ...

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Help Shape the Future of Culture Services in Fife

Date of article: Thu 5 Nov 15

BOARD RECRUITMENTHelp Shape the Future of Culture Services in FifeFife Cultural Trust - TrusteesWe have an exciting opportunity to recruit an independent Director / Trustee to join ...

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Fife Tourism Conference 2015 - 19 November

Date of article: Mon 5 Oct 15

Now under 1 week to go until our Fife Tourism Conference 2015!Keynote speaker Professor Aaron Quigley of St Andrews University will give you an insight into the future of tourism w ...

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Grow Forth and multiply

Date of article: Fri 13 Nov 15

A marketing campaign which aims to increase the number of cruise ships visiting the River Forth has been given a £13,500 boost from the VisitScotland Growth Fund.The grant from th ...

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Accolades for Fife winners in Thistle Awards

Date of article: Fri 13 Nov 15

Five trophies come back to Fife in Regional Finals of Thistle AwardsAlistair Bruce, chair of the Fife Tourism Partnership, has sent congratulations to the five Thistle Awards regio ...

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St Andrew’s Day Celebrations

Date of article: Mon 16 Nov 15

St Andrews is the perfect place to spend St Andrew's Day weekend!This year's Celebrations will be bigger and better than ever, with over 50 events going on. Some of the major happe ...

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Christmas Fayre Stalls Available

Date of article: Tue 24 Nov 15

A Christmas Fayre being held at Fife Renewables Innovation Centre in aid of Families in Trauma have stalls available.The Fayre takes place on 10th December from 3pm until 6pm and ...

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#LoveFifeNights

Date of article: Mon 23 Nov 15

FIFE GOES BLUESnap a selfie against a local Fife landmark this St Andrews Day, 30th November 2015.To celebrate the beginning of Scotland's Winter Festivals 2015, local landmarks t ...

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Welcome to Leven Town Centre

Date of article: Wed 25 Nov 15

New "Welcome to Leven" information boards have been placed across the Town Centre. Replacing the previous panels that were over 20 years old, the five new boards tell the story of ...

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