New homes planned for West Fife

Plans have been lodged with Fife Council to build 70 homes on farmland in Saline. The proposal is by Land Regeneration and Development Ltd which is based in Chesterfield and specialises in land reclamation and restoration. As part of the planning agreement, the firm has been asked to contribute towards the reclamation of Comrie Colliery.  […]

Saline residents warned on thefts in area

Police in South West Fife are asking residents of Saline to be on their guard following a number of thefts in the area over the past few weeks. Community Police Officer, Alison Watson, said: “In the past few weeks there have been a number of thefts in the Saline area. “Local residents should look out […]

West Fife earmarked for future wind turbine developments

West Fife earmarked for future wind turbine developments

Areas of West Fife stretching from Dunfermline city limits heading west through Cairneyhill, Blairhall, Oakley and towards Kincardine have been earmarked as the likeliest spots for wind turbine developments by Fife Council. The area earmarked as most suitable for onshore wind turbine sites halts at the Clackmannanshire border on the west of Kincardine, and south of Blairingone […]

Switch to new bins system for Dunfermline and West Fife areas

Switch to new bins system for Dunfermline and West Fife areas

  Half of homes in Dunfermline and West Fife will see the introduction of their fourth household bin from March, with remaining homes switching in the autumn. Fife Council has been rolling out a new green bin for cans and plastics and a new collection system across all areas of the Kingdom after a trials took place and […]

Council 'aware of safety defects' on West Fife road

The problem of potholed roads in Fife has been raised by many residents of the Kingdom recently and the issue is now being underlined by a West Fife village community council. Saline and Steelend Community Council’s secretary has drawn attention to the poor condition of the local area’s particular  road surface difficulties on the B914 Saline […]