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

329 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

330 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

330 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

Royal Visit for RAF Leuchars

231 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

385 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

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

10 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

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

422 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

386 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

221 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

77 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

426 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

30 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

324 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

274 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

302 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

18 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

253 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!

139 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

74 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!

186 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

Royal Bank Closure in Newmilns Will Go Ahead Despite Council Plea

143 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

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

336 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

Demolition is Best for Town to Move Ahead

492 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

Edinburgh University Students 'removed Forcibly' Ahead of Royal Visit

505 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

Plans for New Inverurie Academy Move Ahead

2 days ago
Plans for new Inverurie Academy move ahead. Inverurie Academy could be replaced by a brand new school on the existing site after councillors backed plans for a replacemen... -> Read more at Inverurie Herald