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Parliament Day Dunfermline

Parliament Day Dunfermline

Parliament Day Dunfermline will take place from 5 to 7 December. Saturday, 5 December: ‘Your Scottish Parliament’ – a half-day conference with a range of workshops and presentations focused on practical ways for local groups to learn about how to engage more effectively with the Parliament and MSPs. Find out how to book a place and more about the day at the Your Scottish Parliame... »

Dunfermline Safe Zone

Dunfermline Safe Zone

A huge ‘Thank You’ to Police Scotland, Fife Council, British Red Cross, Fife Alcohol Support Service – FASS, Dunfermline Advice Hub, Scottish Ambulance Service, Neighbourhood Watch Scotland, Fife Community Safety, Street Pastors, Dunfermline Delivers, Furniture Plus Ltd and everyone involved in this wonderful and important civic initiative. »

Visit Dunfermline urges YOU to stay independent and make it pay!

Visit Dunfermline urges YOU to stay independent and make it pay!

1. Your spending will boost the local economy Research on spending by local authorities shows that for every £1 spent with a small or medium-sized business 63p stayed in the local economy, compared to 40p with a larger business. High streets populated with thriving independent businesses boost the prices of nearby homes, according to a recent study. The research by American Express found that hous... »

Dobbies Christmas Events

Dobbies Christmas Events

From Garden Grow How and Little Seedlings to coffee mornings and charity nights – we have a host of events happening throughout all our stores. Santa’s Arrival 22 November 2015 Price: Free Santa’s making his way back to Dobbies and we’d love you and your family to join us around 11am to give him a warm welcome this year. It’s our favourite time of year and we’ve got a... »

FIRST EVER OPEN STUDIOS

FIRST EVER OPEN STUDIOS

FRIDAY 27 NOVEMBER 6PM – 9PM SATURDAY 28 NOVEMBER 10AM – 5PM SUNDAY 29 NOVEMBER 11AM – 4PM 21 Studios open to the public. Plus an exhibition by the Fife Dunfermline Printmakers Workshop. Gorgeous gift ideas. Pop up florist by Lou Lou Flowers. The Real Hot Chocolate Company launch their new range. Cocktails by Arbikie on Friday night. Live music on Saturday afternoon. Brunch, cake... »

Skerryvore to Play PJ’s

Skerryvore to Play PJ’s

Date: Friday 18th December. 7.30pm-11.00m Venue: PJ’s Dunfermline Tickets: £12.50 Outlets: www.ticketweb.co.uk or PJ Molloys bar. One of Scotland’s top bands, multi-award winning folk rock group Skerryvore, will be appearing at PJ’s on Friday 18th December. Combining blazing bagpipes, fiddle and accordion, electrically fused with funky rhythms and soul gripping songs, this seven ... »

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... »

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