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Women in Politics: Councillor Marie Penman

Marie Penman, a lecturer in journalism at Fife College is a newly elected councillor for Fife Council.

Representing the SNP, Marie won her seat after a by-election in January and she is one of only 20 females in the council, which is made up of a total 78 members. 560 more words


Insults and inkings: The best and worst of the Indy campaign

Our indepth look at a town in Scotland at the forefront of the referendum campaign through the eyes of one of the campaigners.



Parents unhappy with Fife Council over school hour cuts

By Steven Bartlett

Kirkcaldy parents are fearing the worst after Fife Council put forward plans to cut school hours in a bid to save extra cash. 243 more words

A Flag Over Glenrothes

Last Friday, a Gaza ceasefire ended.  Israel offered to extend it, but Hamas said they would accept no ceasefire until some of their war aims were met.   2,123 more words

Thoughts On The News


Following speaking to hundreds of educational professionals on improving attainment in Scottish schools at the SECC, Glasgow, Douglas signed the “Raising Attainment for All” pledge on behalf of COSLA

Weekend Round-up – Nelson Mandela Place, Glasgow

This weekend’s newspapers were dominated by tributes to Nelson Mandela and reports on memorials and vigils held across Scotland and around the world.  The Sunday Herald’s… 539 more words

The Real Bothy Project

The Real Bothy is a portable structure, built as a collaboration between the artists, Claire Lamond, Andrew Lennie and Alan Grieve and OSF. The Bothy will act as a temporary art space touring around the whole of Fife for creative activities including story sharing film making and animation workshops. 55 more words

Old School Fabrications