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  • Fife Council tackling flooding issue at Foulford Road, Cowdenbeath

    Investigations into the cause of frequent flooding at Foulford Road in Cowdenbeath are continuing this week.Road closures in the area have caused disruption for residents and blocked culverts have hampered

    Published on 13 Jan 2022


  • Empty wallet

    Extra £1.6 million to help Fifers this winter

    Fife Council will allocate an extra £1.6 million to help Fifers who are struggling financially this winter.As well as Covid, the increase in the general cost of living, continues to

    Published on 13 Jan 2022


  • Early Years Officer Modern Apprenticeships - Applications closed

    The advert for our are Early Years Officer Modern Apprenticeships are now open for applications (closing date is Sunday 23 January).The development of Fife’s younger children is a high priority

    Published on 05 Jan 2022


  • Inverkeithing Heritage Regeneration project leading in Leadwork

    Seven construction industry contractors now know more about lead working techniques thanks to training from a master craftsman, in Fife. This is all part of the Inverkeithing Heritage Regeneration project.The

    Published on 05 Jan 2022


  • Sonia in her Chocolate shop

    Love Local Fife Gift Card just got sweeter

    Christmas is almost here but you can still show your support for local businesses by purchasing the new ‘Scotland Loves - Fife Local Gift Card’. This week Sonia Latinis from

    Published on 21 Dec 2021


  • Recycling logo

    First for Fife as Scottish Government Funding improves plastics recycling

    Fife Council has been awarded £470,000 from the Scottish Government’s Recycling Improvement Fund to develop plastic film recycling services locally, from March 2022.Enhanced sorting will continue to see Fife delivering

    Published on 21 Dec 2021


  • Early Years Apprenticeships in 2022

    Have you a passion to work with our Early Years children?Early Years Officer Modern Apprentice training with Fife Council has been so successful we will be reopening the Modern Apprenticeship

    Published on 17 Dec 2021


  • winter closures

    Christmas and new year closures 2021/22

    During the holidays most of Fife Council will be closed 23, 24 & 27 Dec and 30, 31 Dec 2021 & 3 Jan 2022.Out of hours support is still available

    Published on 13 Dec 2021


  • Fife Business Diversity Awards 2021

    Fife Business Diversity Awards 2021

    This year, Fife Business Diversity Awards streamed online on Friday 3rd December 2021. The event can now be viewed on www.facebook.com/FifeCouncilSESThe digital extravaganza reached the event’s largest audience ever, with

    Published on 09 Dec 2021


  • Partnership strengthened to support construction sector

    Fife College and Fife Council Economic Development are launching a major new initiative that develops opportunities for small and medium sized construction businesses as they recover, sustain and seek ways

    Published on 06 Dec 2021


  • Cllr Hamilton with Cosy Kingdom's Bruce McCall

    Keeping cosy this winter

    Are you worried about keeping your home warm this winter? With persistent headlines about rising bills and the recent energy crisis, it is a concern for many Fifers.Cllr Judy Hamilton,

    Published on 03 Dec 2021


  • News from South and West Fife Area Committee

    The members of South and West Fife Area Committee met this morning (Wednesday). RADIATION MONITORINGFirst on the agenda was a report from the MoD on the radiation monitoring and removal

    Published on 01 Dec 2021


  • Digital Scotland delivers faster broadband in rural areas

    Digital Scotland is extending their Reaching 100% (R100) Interim Voucher Scheme to 31 March 2022, as part of their commitment to deliver faster broadband to everyone in Scotland,This extension will

    Published on 01 Dec 2021


  • Fife launches the Scotland Loves Local Gift Card

    The Scotland Loves Local campaign is a national initiative designed to encourage all those who live in Scotland to think, choose and spend local first.As we begin the countdown to

    Published on 30 Nov 2021


  • Severe weather warning -Red alert for parts of Fife

    A Red warning alert for high winds in North East Fife and parts of Levenmouth has now been issued. This is expected to be in place from now until 9am

    Published on 26 Nov 2021


  • Ready for winter

    Keeping Fife moving this winter

    Each year the council reassures residents across Fife they are ready for winter, and this year is no different.The council has been busy planning ahead for winter and is committed

    Published on 24 Nov 2021


  • Christmas tree and lights

    Dunfermline’s Christmas countdown is this Sunday

    The Christmas party kicks off in Dunfermline at 1pm on Sunday 21 November with KingdomFm providing a musical backdrop to the Rotary Club’s ‘Santa Dash’.(Registration at 1pm the Dash starts

    Published on 18 Nov 2021


  • Photograph of Cllr. Altany Craik

    Roadworks on Strathore Road, Thornton

    During November and December, Fife Council will invest £258,000 improving the road network in Thornton.We’ll be carrying out carriageway resurfacing on Strathore Road, Thornton from Monday 22 November 2021 for

    Published on 17 Nov 2021


  • Aerial Shot of Bawbee Bridge area in Leven

    Levenmouth's Future

    It’s an exciting time for Levenmouth – more than £100 million is being invested over the next few years. This will transform the prospects for people living and working in

    Published on 17 Nov 2021


  • Headstone inspections at St Andrews Eastern Cemetery

    Fife Council is set to undertake routine safety inspections of headstones in St Andrews Eastern Cemetery from 15th November.Where headstones are found to require attention, the survey team will make

    Published on 12 Nov 2021


  • Hill of Beath war memorial

    Omitted soldier’s name to be added to war memorial

    "At the eleventh hour on the eleventh day of the eleventh month – we will remember them."Thursday marks 103 years since World War One ended, at 11am on the 11th

    Published on 08 Nov 2021


  • Image of staff representing various jobs

    Your new career is closer than you think!

    Are you looking for a job or thinking of a change of career? We have been upgrading our jobs site to make it easier for people to find and discover

    Published on 08 Nov 2021


  • Online school enrolments for P1 and S1

    Last year Fife Council introduced an online process for parents and carers enrolling their child(ren) in school for primary one (P1). This will now be the standard process and, this

    Published on 05 Nov 2021


  • Multi Agency Public Protection Arrangements (MAPPA) Annual Report 2020/21

    The13th Annual Report on the operation of the Multi Agency Public Protection Arrangements (MAPPA) in the Fife area has been published.The fundamental purpose of the MAPPA is public protection and

    Published on 05 Nov 2021


  • Fife will make bids for two new cities

    Fife Council has confirmed it will support two submissions for city status as part of the civic honours competition to celebrate the Queen’s platinum jubilee in 2022.Convener of the Policy

    Published on 04 Nov 2021


  • Fife funding for Community Renewal

    Fife has been awarded funding from the UK Government's Community Renewal Fund, helping communities prepare the way for the replacement of EU funds.The council submitted 14 projects for potential funding

    Published on 04 Nov 2021


  • Councillors agree joint prosperity plan to improve Fife's future

    The Regional Prosperity Framework for The Edinburgh and South East Scotland City Region was endorsed by councillors at today’s Policy and Coordination Committee, 4 November 2021.The Regional Prosperity Framework (RPF)

    Published on 04 Nov 2021


  • All inclusive play area at Lochore Meadows

    Major investment to bring all inclusive play to Lochore Meadows Country Park

    A major investment in Fife’s most popular free visitor attraction, Lochore Meadows Country Park, will see its popular play area get a much-needed upgrade. Councillors at the Community and Housing

    Published on 02 Nov 2021


  • Grants available to prevent homelessness due to Covid rent arrears

    The Scottish Government has set up a grant fund to help tenants in the private sector and social housing at risk of becoming homeless because they’ve fallen behind with rent

    Published on 02 Nov 2021


  • Headshots of those involved in the Fife4Food video

    Fife premieres Fork to Farm film at COP26

    Fife Council been invited, as guests of Nourish Scotland, to take part in COP26 along with farmers and food producers from Fife’s Fork to Farm project.COP26 is the 2021 United

    Published on 01 Nov 2021


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