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

262 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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Royal Scots Dragoon Guards Mark Return with Parade

263 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

263 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

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

319 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

Royal Visit for RAF Leuchars

165 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

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

355 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

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

319 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

155 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

11 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

360 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

Final Parade for Leuchars RAF Staff Ahead of Fife Farewell

258 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

208 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

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

235 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

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

186 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!

73 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

Ushers Beer Brand Ale and Hearty Once Again

8 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

Braas Funding is in Ale and Hearty Health!

120 days ago
Braas funding is in ale and hearty health! One of the busiest festivals in Bo’ness, for obvious reasons perhaps, has held its annual cheque presentation. -> Read more at Linlithgow Gazette

Demolition is Best for Town to Move Ahead

425 days ago
Demolition is best for town to move ahead. Cardenden residents say they are relieved and delighted at a decision not to sell off former public toilets in the village... -> Read more at Fife Today

Royal Bank Closure in Newmilns Will Go Ahead Despite Council Plea

77 days ago
Royal Bank closure in Newmilns will go ahead despite council plea. East Ayrshire Council had appealed to the bank to think again about its decision to close its Newmilns,... -> Read more at Kilmarnock Standard

Edinburgh University Students 'removed Forcibly' Ahead of Royal Visit

438 days ago
Edinburgh University Students 'removed forcibly' ahead of Royal visit. Princess Anne, Chancellor of the University of Edinburgh. Two students have reacted with disgust af... -> Read more at Brig Newspaper

Heriot's Feeling Hearty as They Head for Cup Semi-final

270 days ago
Heriot's feeling hearty as they head for Cup semi-final. Heriot’s skipper Jack Turley is urging the side to ensure they enter the club’s annual dinner with he... -> Read more at Edinburgh Evening News

Royal Seal of Approval for Angus Marine Ahead of Gruelling 1664 Challenge

148 days ago
Royal seal of approval for Angus Marine ahead of gruelling 1664 Challenge. An Angus-based Royal Marine was wished good luck by Prince Harry before he completed a gruellin... -> Read more at The Courier

Royal Welcome Home for HMS Astute

77 days ago
Royal welcome home for HMS Astute. Camilla, Duchess of Rothesay joins senior naval officers and families to welcome home naval submarine HMS Astute from her maiden deploy... -> Read more at BBC News

Royal Welcome Home for 2SCOTS

433 days ago
Royal welcome home for 2SCOTS. His Royal Highness The Duke of York, KG, Royal Colonel of the battalion, will take the parade salute outside Penicuik town hall tomorrow (T... -> Read more at Midlothian Council

Royal Visitor for 1 SCOTS

65 days ago
Royal visitor for 1 SCOTS. The Royal Scots Borderers were paid a royal visit as troops from the battalion deployed to west Africa to tackle the deadly Ebola outbreak... -> Read more at The Southern Reporter