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Dunfermline Christmas Lights 2015

Dunfermline Christmas Lights 2015

Santa Claus is coming to town to light up Dunfermline. The festive season in Dunfermline will be launched by a special guest at this year’s Christmas lights switch-on, which is set to attract visitors from all over.. A full day of events will be held to mark the occasion on Saturday, November 21st. A Christmas market is taking place in the Town Centre from 11am to 3pm with tempting food, drink and... »

An Audience with Mr and Mrs Andrew Carnegie

An Audience with Mr and Mrs Andrew Carnegie

How did a Scot become the richest man in the world and then give it all away? Carnegie left Dunfermline in 1848, aged 12, and emigrated to America.  By 35 he was a millionaire, and by 65 the richest man in the world As a philanthropist, he was outstandingly generous, particularly to his home town of Dunfermline.  Carnegie could appear to be contradictory.  He advocated workers’ rights, but outlawe... »

WOULD YOU LIKE TO BE PART OF THE BIG DEBATE WITH GORDON BREWER IN DUNFERMLINE 13th NOVEMBER?

WOULD YOU LIKE TO BE PART OF THE BIG DEBATE WITH GORDON BREWER IN DUNFERMLINE 13th NOVEMBER?

WHERE: The Drama Studio, Media Space, Halbeath Campus, Fife College, Dunfermline, KY11 8DY WHEN: Friday 13th November TIMES: Doors open at the venue at 11:15am the show is on air from 12pm – 1pm BOOK: Click on link to online booking form http://bbc.in/1Al9Rpx or email: bigdebate@bbc.co.uk or phone: 0141 422 7773 Former Newsnight presenter Gordon Brewer is the host of The Big Debate. Every Friday t... »

Makar to Speak at Third Carnegie Breakfast

Makar to Speak at Third Carnegie Breakfast

SCOTS Makar Liz Lochhead will give the third Carnegie Day Business Breakfast speech at the annual event this year. Visit Dunfermline and Fife College will host Scotland’s National Poet on Thursday 26th November. Speakers at the event in previous years were Sir Tom Farmer and Sir Tom Hunter. Thomas Moffat of Visit Dunfermline said, ‘We are delighted that Liz has agreed to be our speaker... »

Dunfermline Fireworks: Saturday, November 7th (6pm) 2015

Dunfermline Fireworks: Saturday, November 7th (6pm) 2015

Bonfire night with music by DJs from Forth One. Fireworks from 7pm. Dunfermline is set to celebrate Bonfire Night with a bang as it prepares to welcome thousands of thrill-seekers to the beautiful Pittencrieff Park for the annual fireworks display which again takes place on a Saturday (7th November) this year. The display itself starts at 7pm but there is a full programme of entertainment schedule... »

Launch of our new Festive Promotions Section

Launch of our new Festive Promotions Section

On the run up to Christmas, Hogmanay and New Year there really is no better place to promote your business; promotions, events and offers than on the Visit Dunfermline network: Visit Dunfermline website: http://www.visitdunfermline.com Visit Dunfermline Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/VisitDunfermline Visit Dunfermline Twitter: https://www.twitter.com/visitdun Visit Dunfermline’s ‘e... »

Art Room 59 10th Anniversary

Art Room 59 10th Anniversary

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BIG Gold Dream

BIG Gold Dream

ON Screen at Adam Smith Theatre Wednesday 30th September 7.30pm Big Gold Dream is a music documentary that focuses on the influential Scottish independent record label Fast Product, which came into being in 1977. They may have been small but they had a significant role in creating what would go on to be known as indie rock, and were hugely influential for independent labels such as Postcard and Fa... »

New art showcase at Dunfermline’s Fire Station Creative

New art showcase at Dunfermline’s Fire Station Creative

GLASGOW-BASED artist Saul Robertson will be hanging his eighth solo exhibition at Fire Station Creative next month in Dunfermline. The show, titled ‘Living In Time’, will offer an array of carefully executed oil paintings and pencil drawings which have taken several months to prepare. “Attracting an artist of this calibre to our gallery is a bit of a coup” says curator Ian Moir. “I first met Saul ... »

The Golden Years

The Golden Years

Date: Tuesday 20th October. Matinee 2.00pm – Evening show 7.30pm. Tickets: £10. Available from Carnegie Hall Box Office 01383 602302. Film footage from the golden era of Dunfermline Athletic Football Club in the 1960’s will be on show at the Carnegie Hall on the 20th October for Dunfermline fans of all ages to enjoy, in an event organised by Dunfermline Athletic Heritage Trust and local char... »

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