Whale stranded at Torryburn beach

The Fire Service and police officers were in attendance at Torryburn in West Fife after another whale  became stranded in the Forth. The 15ft minke whale was found on the beach near Torryburn at around 7.30am on 6 September 2013. The animal was reported to be in distress and firefighters were attempting to pour water over […]

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 […]

#Torryburn: £20,000 approved for playpark, says Bobby Clelland

Councillors on Fife Council’s South West Fife Area Committee have approved a £20,000 funding boost to help develop a much-needed play park in Torryburn. Local community groups including the parent council from Torryburn Primary School had identified a need for a new park for the village which would meet the needs of local children as they […]

West Fife Enterprise gets £63k funding

West Fife Enterprise gets £63k funding

A West Fife initiative has been allocated cash from a Scottish Government £3million scheme West Fife Enterprise  is to receive investment from the Third Sector and Social Enterprise Challenge Fund with the aim of helping young people to improve their employability. The organisation is to be funded to the tune of £63,063. Minister for Youth Employment Angela Constance […]