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Hearty Welcome Home for The Royal Scots Dragoon Guards Ahead of Leuchars Move

418 days ago
Hearty welcome home for The Royal Scots Dragoon Guards ahead of Leuchars move. The regiment which will occupy the Leuchars airbase has returned "home" in triumphant fashion. -> Read more at The Courier

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Leuchars-bound Royal Scots Dragoon Guards Bid Fallingbostel Farewell

8 days ago
Leuchars-bound Royal Scots Dragoon Guards bid Fallingbostel farewell. Soldiers bound for Leuchars have bid a formal farewell to Germany. -> Read more at The Courier

Royal Scots Dragoon Guards Mark Return with Parade

419 days ago
Royal Scots Dragoon Guards mark return with parade. AROUND 200 soldiers from The Royal Scots Dragoon Guards took part in a Homecoming Parade in Glasgow today to mark thei... -> Read more at The Scotsman

In Pictures: Royal Scots Dragoon Guards Parade Through Glasgow on Return from Afghanistan

418 days ago
In pictures: Royal Scots Dragoon Guards parade through Glasgow on return from Afghanistan. TROOPS spoke of their joy to be back home with family and friends as they march... -> Read more at Daily Record

Reassurance for Leuchars Traders Ahead of Army Move

77 days ago
Reassurance for Leuchars traders ahead of army move. Fergus Ewing visited Leuchars this week to tell business owners everything possible is being done to support them as ... -> Read more at The Courier

New Plea over Malaysian Massacre by Scots Guards

35 days ago
New plea over Malaysian massacre by Scots Guards. RELATIVES of Malaysian rubber plantation workers killed by Scots Guards more than 60 years ago have taken their long-run... -> Read more at The Scotsman

Royal Visit for RAF Leuchars

320 days ago
Royal visit for RAF Leuchars. His Royal Highness the Duke of Kent, in his role as Honorary Air Commodore of Royal Air Force Leuchars, has paid an official visit to the st... -> Read more at Fife Today

Scots Guards Admit Serious Assault of Men and Woman in Dundee City Centre

474 days ago
Scots Guards admit serious assault of men and woman in Dundee city centre. Two young serving soldiers have admitted seriously assaulting three people, one of them a woman... -> Read more at The Courier

One in Five Scots Fear Losing Their Home in the Year Ahead, Survey Reveals

510 days ago
One in five Scots fear losing their home in the year ahead, survey reveals. A MAJOR poll of mortgage payers and tenants warns that hundreds of thousands of Scots will str... -> Read more at Daily Record

Notorious Scots Prisoner on the Run After Stabbing Two Armed Guards During Hospital Visit in Dublin

99 days ago
Notorious Scots prisoner on the run after stabbing two armed guards during hospital visit in Dublin. DEREK Brockwell, who is serving a seven-year sentence for robbery and... -> Read more at Daily Record

RAF Leuchars Parade Move 'seems an Insult'

60 days ago
RAF Leuchars parade move 'seems an insult'. A veteran United States Air Force exchange officer has accused military top brass of insulting those who have fought and died ... -> Read more at The Courier

Scots Actor Henry Ian Cusick Tells Why He Had to Move Stateside for Work Because of Lack of Opportunities at Home

474 days ago
Scots actor Henry Ian Cusick tells why he had to move stateside for work because of lack of opportunities at home. IAN, 46, who is a familiar face on American TV is despe... -> Read more at Paisley Daily Express

No Figures Available to Justify RAF Move from Leuchars to Lossiemouth

310 days ago
No figures available to justify RAF move from Leuchars to Lossiemouth. The costs of relocating the RAF from Leuchars to Lossiemouth have been called into question after i... -> Read more at The Courier

MP Calls on Ministry of Defence to Speed Up Army's Move to Leuchars

166 days ago
MP calls on Ministry of Defence to speed up army's move to Leuchars. The army's arrival at Leuchars should be hastened to halt the "damage" being done to shops and busine... -> Read more at The Courier

Army Has No Concern Ahead of Squaddies' Arrival at Leuchars

515 days ago
Army has no concern ahead of squaddies' arrival at Leuchars. The British Army has refuted a claim that students and squaddies will mix "like oil and water" when troops ar... -> Read more at The Courier

Leuchars Prepares to Welcome Army Families Ahead of Arrival from Germany

119 days ago
Leuchars prepares to welcome army families ahead of arrival from Germany. An advance party of soldiers' families from Germany arrived in Leuchars on Monday evening for a ... -> Read more at The Courier

Final Parade for Leuchars RAF Staff Ahead of Fife Farewell

413 days ago
Final parade for Leuchars RAF staff ahead of Fife farewell. After more than 100 years operating in the skies above north-east Fife, the airmen and women of RAF Leuchars w... -> Read more at The Courier

RAF Leuchars Pilots Honour Lithuanian War Hero Ahead of Baltic Mission

363 days ago
RAF Leuchars pilots honour Lithuanian war hero ahead of Baltic mission. The deployment of four Typhoon fighters to Lithuania has a particular poignancy for RAF Leuchars-b... -> Read more at The Courier

Leuchars Still in the Running to be Home of Europe's First Spaceport

85 days ago
Leuchars still in the running to be home of Europe's first spaceport. Leuchars could become home to Europe's first spaceport – but any ability to journey to the stars f... -> Read more at The Courier

No. 58 Squadron Welcomed Home to Leuchars for the Last Time

390 days ago
No. 58 Squadron welcomed home to Leuchars for the last time. It was the moment their families had been waiting for, ever since they left for their seven-month tour of dut... -> Read more at Fife Today

VIDEO: Army Families Feel at Home in Leuchars

107 days ago
VIDEO: Army families feel at home in Leuchars. Army families have been so impressed by their welcome to Fife they did not want to leave. -> Watch at The Courier

Squadron Says Final Farewell to Leuchars and Jets off to New Home

341 days ago
Squadron says final farewell to Leuchars and jets off to new home. The first of two fast jet squadrons will formally leave RAF Leuchars and arrive at RAF Lossiemouth. -> Read more at The Courier

Ale and Hearty at Beer Festival!

228 days ago
Ale and hearty at beer festival! A NIGHT on the Clipper followed by a Blonde Bombshell and the inevitable Shipwreck – but as long as there’s Hoppyness in the ... -> Read more at Dunfermline Press

Hotel's Trade is Ale and Hearty but is Its Future?

88 days ago
Hotel's trade is ale and hearty but is its future? The West Port Hotel still faces an uncertain future, several weeks after its parent company went into administration... -> Read more at Linlithgow Gazette

Ushers Beer Brand Ale and Hearty Once Again

163 days ago
Ushers beer brand ale and hearty once again. One of Scotland's most iconic beer brands is to be resurrected, more than 30 years after its last batch was brewed. -> Read more at The Courier