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Skids Convention: May 19th & 20th

Skids Convention: May 19th & 20th

The Skids Convention 2018 will be held in Dunfermline on Saturday 19th and Sunday 20th of May. This will coincide with a special exhibition at the Dunfermline Carnegie Library & Galleries to celebrate 40 years of The Skids. Ticket holders must exchange their ticket for a pass at PJ Molloys on Saturday 19th May from 10am – 7pm or on Sunday 20th May from 10am. Full schedule of events are a... »

Event to mark 200th anniversary of the discovery of King Robert the Bruce’s tomb in Dunfermline

Event to mark 200th anniversary of the discovery of King Robert the Bruce’s tomb in Dunfermline

TWO hundred years ago this weekend the remains of one of Scotland’s most famous heroes were discovered in Dunfermline. Workmen excavating the grounds of Dunfermline Abbey on February 17, 1818 – to prepare it for the building of a new church – stumbled across the final resting place of King Robert the Bruce. The discovery provoked worldwide interest and placed Dunfermline, the former capital of Sco... »

Historic Environment Scotland – vacancies

Historic Environment Scotland – vacancies

Going to work is something special when your office is a royal palace, a medieval abbey or a prehistoric ruin. Even more so, because you’ll use your skills to protect and promote our unique heritage – a big part of what makes Scotland what it is. We offer a competitive salary and a range of great benefits – as well as more than 400 unique work environments, 77 of which are staffed year-round. Find... »

Flying Scotsman set for return to West Fife

Flying Scotsman set for return to West Fife

THE world famous Flying Scotsman is set to return to West Fife this May. Operators have announced the iconic steam locomotive will be travelling from Edinburgh to the Fife Circle on three special Cathedrals Express trips on Sunday, May 20. Tickets go on sale this morning (Wednesday) at 9.00am. After leaving Edinburgh Waverley and travelling over the Forth Bridge, it will head into the Kingdom, mak... »

A Spirit of Rebellion – Glasgow Boys on show at last in Dunfermline

A Spirit of Rebellion – Glasgow Boys on show at last in Dunfermline

A Spirit of Rebellion – Glasgow Boys on show at last in Dunfermline. From 3 February, in an exhibition which almost on its own makes the case for the building of the new Dunfermline Carnegie Library and Galleries, The Glasgow Boys – A Spirit of Rebellion offers a rare opportunity to see many of the works of Scotland’s most celebrated group of artists  brought together in one venue. All of the pain... »

Reduced Price Cinema Tickets from Adventure Golf Island

Reduced Price Cinema Tickets from Adventure Golf Island

Dunfermline’s very own Adventure Golf Island, Scotland’s first ‘Florida style’ indoor and outdoor mini golf complex, is offering a fantastic discount on cinema tickets. Adult tickets are just £7 and children only £6   The tickets are available from the Adventure Golf Island ticket office, 7 days and nights a week. They can be used on any movie, anytime. SPECIAL OFFER: ... »

Antiques Road Trip stops off in Dunfermline

Antiques Road Trip stops off in Dunfermline

IT’S only been open a year but already ‘The Secret Door’ at Dunfermline’s Maygate has hit the big time on popular TV show Antiques Road Trip. The curiosity store was featured on an episode aired earlier this month on BBC one. Antiques expert Anita Manning was charmed with the store and bought two books by Shakespeare and a set of silver oriental spoons, which she should sold for profit at a Dumfri... »

200th Anniversary of King found in Dunfermline

200th Anniversary of King found in Dunfermline

In 1329 King Robert was buried in the choir of Dunfermline Abbey. Using reconstruction drawings and detailed photography by RCAHMS and a 3D scan by HS, the Digital Design Studio, Glasgow School of Art, created a 3D digital model of the monument as it would once have looked. This research, imagery and model will allow all four to reinterpret their own fragments of the monument, and to display them ... »

Kids Cinema at The Kingsgate

Kids Cinema at The Kingsgate

Kingsgate Shopping Centre are hosting a pop-up community cinema during the February school holidays (15th & 16th), showing recent family films on a 10ft pop-up screen. Tickets are ONLY £1 and all proceeds will be donated to the Fife Gingerbread Charity For more information go : https://www.facebook.com/KingsgateCentre/ »

Free Walk Fife Workshop

Free Walk Fife Workshop

Walk Fife will be running a free Basic Map Reading for Beginners Workshop on the 10th February 2018. Map reading is one of the most valuable skills a walker can learn. Walk Fife volunteers Gary and Andrew will be running this free workshop in Dunfermline. Gary is well versed in many different forms of navigation thanks to his past career serving as a mountain leader in the British Armed Forces. An... »

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