Latest News

Please find below a range of stories from across the membership and the network. If you would like to submit a member story please send it to Cheryl King for inclusion on this page and our fortnightly Enewsletter.

Martin & Co Kirkcaldy show support for youth team

Friday, 29 March 2019

Martin & Co Kirkcaldy were delighted to be given the opportunity to sponsor the new strips for Real Fife 2010.  With a group of keen young players making up two teams, home games are played on Windmill Campus. 

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Eden Mill set to take off with high flying gin offering

Thursday, 28 March 2019

Eden Mill, the popular Scottish gin and whisky distiller, has announced that it is to stock limited edition gin products in World Duty Free stores in airports up and down the country, including Aberdeen, Edinburgh, Glasgow, Manchester, Heathrow and Gatwick.

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Fife Chamber develops Fife Learn Programme with members

Tuesday, 26 March 2019

Our Fife Learn Programme was set up to deal with issues that businesses are addressing on a daily basis.  We wanted to allow members to share their own experiences and knowledge with each other to encourage new business strategies, and we wanted them to help us design the events that would maximise learning.

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A Fife tax advisor has been awarded the highest level of tax qualification in the UK.

Monday, 25 March 2019

Liz Goldie, Tax Manager in the Cupar office of EQ Chartered Accountants, has passed the prestigious Chartered Institute of Taxation (CIOT) exams, qualifying as a Chartered Tax Advisor (CTA). The CIOT is the leading professional body in the UK for advisors dealing with all aspects of taxation.

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150 pupils in Scotland benefit from BSA accredited Camp Amazon intiative

Wednesday, 20 March 2019

A campaign led by the British Science Association (BSA) to inspire pupils to embrace STEM (science, technology, engineering and maths) subjects in the classroom was given a major boost by Amazon during British Science Week when over 1,200 school children across the UK including over 150 pupils in Scotland, took part in the latest Camp Amazon STEM workshops. 

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Kingdom's £15,000 donation boosts Cupar Play Park

Tuesday, 19 March 2019

Residents of Tarvit Woodland Park in Cupar have received a substantial boost to their campaign to restore a local children's play park with a £15,000 donation from the Kingdom Group.

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First Minister and Business Groups Launched New Partnership for Female Entrepreneurs

Tuesday, 19 March 2019

The Future Female Business Leaders Programme has launched nationwide with some of the most recognisable and successful Scottish businesswomen leading the way to developing and growing women-led businesses and women in leadership positions. 

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New premises & accolade for McHardy Financial

Tuesday, 19 March 2019

Independent Financial Planners, McHardy Financial have moved to a new office at 39 Kirk Wynd in Kirkcaldy.  The office is next door to company lawyers, Charles Wood Law.

McHardy MD Andy Kerr said that they needed to move to new premises and when the opportunity came up to move into Kirk Wynd they jumped at the chance.

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A new destination for long brunches opens in St Andrews

Friday, 15 March 2019

Next Door is a 35-cover breakfast, brunch and lunch spot on South Street, fittingly, next door to The Adamson, the award-winning restaurant and cocktail bar.

The casual restaurant offers an all-day menu, serving fresh food that’s as nutritious as it is Instagram-able. Aimed at those pursuing a healthy lifestyle, Next Door’s creative menu is light, natural and invigorating – offering diners plenty of plant-powered alternatives. 

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Stagecoach invest in 16 double deck electric hybrid buses

Friday, 15 March 2019

Stagecoach East Scotland have announced an investment of £3.5million in a fleet of 16 innovative electric hybrid buses which have started to go out on the road this week.

The brand new double deck buses are low floor easy-access and fully equipped with leather seats, seatbelts, free wi-fi, USB charging points and contactless payment facilities.

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