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.

Dunfermline apprentice hopes to inspire others to follow in his footsteps

Tuesday, 3 March 2020

During Scottish Apprenticeship Week (2nd – 6th March), an Amazon apprentice from Dunfermline is encouraging potential apprentices who want to take the next step in their career to sign up for an engineering, IT, safety or operations apprenticeship.

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Selbrae House sales trip dominated by Coronavirus

Monday, 2 March 2020

Selbrae House Managing Director Donny Carstairs told us about he recently returned from a round of retail trade shows including Spring Fair Scotland in Glasgow, Maison & Objet in Paris, Spring Fair in Birmingham and Ambiente in Frankfurt.  

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Get in The Loop with the University of St Andrews

Monday, 2 March 2020

One of the main thrusts of the University of St Andrews Strategy 2018-2023 is social responsibility. With this in mind, the University created a new post and appointed Lesley Caldwell as Community Engagement and Social Responsibility Officer in 2019.

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Secure Shred Scotland Welcome Rebekah to the team

Wednesday, 26 February 2020

Secureshred Scotland are delighted to announce their newest member to their team Rebekah! Rebekah is the new Communication and Administration Assistant and will be dealing with all customers enquiries. She will be the person you speak to on the phone when you call so, they thought it so it is nice to put a face to the voice at the end of the phone!

Rebekah is from Dunfermline and has great knowledge of the local area and prides herself on her customers service skills. 

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John Young Premier Partner Feature

Tuesday, 25 February 2020

John Young Group have been members of Fife Chamber since their inception over 10 years ago and indeed been fortunate enough to win numerous prestigious awards through the Chamber network. John Young, founder and MD, said “Without a doubt being part of the Chamber network has been essential to our success” .

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Over 10,000 free breakfasts served to students thanks to College’s Breakfast Club

Tuesday, 25 February 2020

Over 10,000 free breakfasts have been served up in just five months of Fife College’s innovative new Breakfast Club. 

10,695 breakfasts have been dished out to students during the first months of the free Breakfast Club which was launched last September in each of the College’s five campuses. 

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Good causes celebrate Fife Business Awards windfall

Monday, 24 February 2020

Four local charities, CHAS, Fife Employment Access Trust, Maggie’s Fife and Aberlour Children’s Charity are celebrating after they shared £2850 at a reception for Fife Business Award finalists, sponsors and supporters at the DoubleTree by Hilton Edinburgh Queensferry Crossing.

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“The best of both worlds”: Company director hails Graduate Apprenticeship programme

Monday, 24 February 2020

Graduate Apprenticeship opportunities at the University of Dundee offer “the best of both worlds” for staff and employers, the director of a Scottish software company has said.

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An online consultation to inform the UK Global Tariff

Friday, 21 February 2020

To inform the development of the UK Global Tariff, the UK Government has launched a four-week public consultation on the UK Global Tariff policy. The Government encourages everyone with an interest to take part and provide their views by 5 March 2020.

The consultation offers you the opportunity to provide:

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Stagecoach East Scotland celebrates Express services now stopping at Fife Leisure Park with a Family Fun Day

Thursday, 20 February 2020

After feedback from customers and employees, Stagecoach East Scotland will now offer direct journeys from areas such as Kirkcaldy and Glenrothes to Fife Leisure Park in Dunfermline.

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