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Scottish gin celebrates victory in House of Commons - HeraldScotland

Scottish gin celebrates victory in House of Commons  HeraldScotland

DUNDEE distiller Verdant Spirits has won the contract to be the sole supplier of the new House of Commons gin.

Published on 22 August 2019 | 4:10 am


Dundee will still host diversity party after Farage cancels - The National

Dundee will still host diversity party after Farage cancels  The National

DESPITE Brexit Party founder Nigel Farage wimping out of his planned visit to Dundee, the city will still celebrate its diversity with a party.

Published on 22 August 2019 | 4:02 am


Dundee firm tackles child grooming with virtual reality - Radio Clyde

Dundee firm tackles child grooming with virtual reality  Radio Clyde

Catch the latest Local News stories and features from Clyde 1 | A Dundee gaming company is looking to tackle child grooming through virtual....

Published on 21 August 2019 | 4:15 pm


Dundee distillery cheers prestigious contract to supply House of Commons - The Scotsman

Dundee distillery cheers prestigious contract to supply House of Commons  The Scotsman

A distillery that says it is the first in Dundee for almost 200 years has beaten rival firms to be awarded a prestigious contract by the House of Commons.

Published on 21 August 2019 | 1:28 pm


Event planned to rival Nigel Farage's Dundee appearance to go ahead despite him cancelling - The Courier

Event planned to rival Nigel Farage's Dundee appearance to go ahead despite him cancelling  The Courier

A rival event to Nigel Farage's planned appearance in Dundee will still go ahead despite the controversial politician backing out of his visit to the city. Dundee ...

Published on 21 August 2019 | 12:59 pm


Vicki Bell elected Dean of Dundee Faculty - Scottish Legal News

Vicki Bell elected Dean of Dundee Faculty  Scottish Legal News

The Faculty of Procurators and Solicitors in Dundee has elected Vicki Bell as its new Dean. Ms Bell, a procurator fiscal, takes over from Amanda Wilson, who ...

Published on 21 August 2019 | 12:36 pm


Dundee derby heading for sellout as United fans go wild for Tannadice showdown - Daily Record

Dundee derby heading for sellout as United fans go wild for Tannadice showdown  Daily Record

Arabs have already bought more than 10000 tickets for the Championship showdown.

Published on 21 August 2019 | 10:43 am


How hard is it for a Dundee drug user to get clean? Find out with our interactive simulation - The Courier

How hard is it for a Dundee drug user to get clean? Find out with our interactive simulation  The Courier

In 2018, 1,187 people died in Scotland from drug related death – the highest rate in the developed world. Click here for A Close Path – The Courier's interactive ...

Published on 21 August 2019 | 8:26 am


Dundee United boss Robbie Neilson delighted to see Declan Glass prove a smash hit at loan club - The Courier

Dundee United boss Robbie Neilson delighted to see Declan Glass prove a smash hit at loan club  The Courier

Dundee United manager Robbie Neilson is delighted to see Declan Glass be such a smash hit for Cove Rangers. Glass has sparkled for the Aberdeen side ...

Published on 21 August 2019 | 8:00 am


Talking Football: Dundee deserve to pat themselves on back and United ready to go again against Dunfermline - The Courier

Talking Football: Dundee deserve to pat themselves on back and United ready to go again against Dunfermline  The Courier

In this week's Talking Football, Courier football writers Ian Roache and Neil Robertson tackle Dundee's positive performance against Aberdeen, look ahead to ...

Published on 21 August 2019 | 8:00 am


Tayside's top policeman warns it is getting easier to procure illegal drugs in Dundee - The Courier

Tayside's top policeman warns it is getting easier to procure illegal drugs in Dundee  The Courier

Chief superintendent Andy Todd said a massive rise in the number of recorded crimes of possession indicated a greater number of illicit substances are now ...

Published on 21 August 2019 | 7:41 am


Former Dundee police station will house beauty salon - The Courier

Former Dundee police station will house beauty salon  The Courier

A former Dundee police station will go from putting on handcuffs to offering up hand treatments after ambitious plans for a beauty salon were granted. The former ...

Published on 21 August 2019 | 7:40 am


Fears someone may be killed amid delays to Dundee roundabout improvements - The Courier

Fears someone may be killed amid delays to Dundee roundabout improvements  The Courier

Councillors have claimed it's “only a matter of time” before someone is seriously injured or killed at a major Dundee roundabout amid upgrade delays.

Published on 21 August 2019 | 7:40 am


Dundee lecturer hits out at education chiefs after school in-service days announced at short notice - The Courier

Dundee lecturer hits out at education chiefs after school in-service days announced at short notice  The Courier

A Dundee lecturer has hit out at education chiefs over childcare concerns after the local authority announced two new in-*service* days on social media – one of ...

Published on 21 August 2019 | 7:34 am


Electrocuted Dundee decorator's ladder may not have touched overhead cables - The Courier

Electrocuted Dundee decorator's ladder may not have touched overhead cables  The Courier

A Tayside painter and decorator who died after being electrocuted may not even have come into direct contact with the overhead power cables that killed him.

Published on 21 August 2019 | 7:13 am


Petition launched to save Camperdown Golf Club - The Courier

Petition launched to save Camperdown Golf Club  The Courier

Hundreds of people have signed a petition urging Dundee City Council to rethink its plans to shut Camperdown Golf Course. Councillors voted 14-13 in favour ...

Published on 21 August 2019 | 6:56 am


Dundee council's 'concerning' agency spending sees £1m paid to ad-hoc social workers in a year - The Courier

Dundee council's 'concerning' agency spending sees £1m paid to ad-hoc social workers in a year  The Courier

Concern has been raised over Dundee City Council's spending on agency staff as it is revealed the local authority spent almost £1 million on ad-hoc social ...

Published on 21 August 2019 | 6:38 am


Our National Roadshow will be in Dundee tonight. Here's all you need to know! - The National

Our National Roadshow will be in Dundee tonight. Here's all you need to know!  The National

TONIGHT in Dundee the latest presentation of The National Roadshow will take place in the city's Boomerang Community Centre in Kemback Street.

Published on 21 August 2019 | 4:01 am


Glasgow Effect artist Ellie Harrison launches book in response to 'social media ****storm' - The Scotsman

Glasgow Effect artist Ellie Harrison launches book in response to 'social media ****storm'  The Scotsman

An artist who received £15000 in public funding to stay in Glasgow for a year has told how the "social media ****storm" inspired her to write a book about the ...

Published on 20 August 2019 | 3:52 pm


Shorthand art installation explores miscarriage loss - The Scotsman

Shorthand art installation explores miscarriage loss  The Scotsman

A Dundee art student and former journalist has created a series of shorthand-inspired works to help her cope with the trauma of having a miscarriage.

Published on 20 August 2019 | 2:54 pm


FROM THE AIR: Interactive tool shows how much Dundee and Fife has changed in 75 years - The Courier

FROM THE AIR: Interactive tool shows how much Dundee and Fife has changed in 75 years  The Courier

A fascinating interactive map of parts of Dundee and Fife illustrate how the area has changed since the post-war era. Aerial photography of the city and towns ...

Published on 20 August 2019 | 2:50 pm


Dundee's Camperdown public golf course to close - BBC News

Dundee's Camperdown public golf course to close  BBC News

Councillors in Dundee have voted to close one of the city's two public golf courses to save almost £400,000 in annual subsidies. Camperdown Golf Course will ...

Published on 20 August 2019 | 1:02 pm


Sporting Kansas and Scotland striker Johnny Russell greets Dundee United fans in USA - BBC Sport

Sporting Kansas and Scotland striker Johnny Russell greets Dundee United fans in USA  BBC Sport

Sporting Kansas City striker Johnny Russell greets fans of his former club Dundee United who had travelled to the United States to see him play.

Published on 20 August 2019 | 10:47 am


McPake Heads To Dundee - Rangers Football Club

McPake Heads To Dundee  Rangers Football Club

ATTACKER Josh McPake has this morning joined Scottish Championship outfit Dundee on-loan until January. McPake, 17, was named as Rangers' 'Academy ...

Published on 20 August 2019 | 9:00 am


Movie halted by Dundee air raid siren 80 years ago to finally be shown - The Courier

Movie halted by Dundee air raid siren 80 years ago to finally be shown  The Courier

It was the Dundee film screening that was cut short by an air raid siren following the announcement of the outbreak of war. The reels stopped rolling midway ...

Published on 20 August 2019 | 8:38 am


Angus pupils no longer travelling by train to Dundee college due to safety fears - The Courier

Angus pupils no longer travelling by train to Dundee college due to safety fears  The Courier

Pupils from a secondary school will no longer travel by train to college classes in Dundee due to fears over their safety. Young people at Angus secondary ...

Published on 20 August 2019 | 7:47 am


Happy ending for Dundee man whose £65k extension sparked threat by council to dig into it - The Courier

Happy ending for Dundee man whose £65k extension sparked threat by council to dig into it  The Courier

A Dundee man's red tape row with the city council over a £65,000 extension has ended after the local authority declared the work safe. Frankie Moran, 25, was ...

Published on 20 August 2019 | 7:29 am


Dundee-born High Commissioner in Ghana completes 1,000km bike journey - The Courier

Dundee-born High Commissioner in Ghana completes 1,000km bike journey  The Courier

The Dundee-born UK High Commissioner to Ghana has completed a 1000km charity bike to raise money for health-related initiatives. Iain Walker began cycling ...

Published on 20 August 2019 | 7:29 am


Dundee event to hear how new technology can help develop smart cities in Scotland - The Courier

Dundee event to hear how new technology can help develop smart cities in Scotland  The Courier

Public sector leaders and Tayside technology companies will come together today at the V&A museum in Dundee to explore the potential use of Internet of ...

Published on 20 August 2019 | 6:30 am


Josh McPake: Rangers winger joins Dundee on loan - BBC Sport

Josh McPake: Rangers winger joins Dundee on loan  BBC Sport

Dundee recruit Rangers' 17-year-old winger Josh McPake on loan until January.

Published on 20 August 2019 | 6:22 am


V&A Dundee boss pledges that its exhibitions will be 'more Scottish' in future - The Scotsman

V&A Dundee boss pledges that its exhibitions will be 'more Scottish' in future  The Scotsman

The director of V&A Dundee has pledged that its exhibitions programme will be more Scottish in future as he admitted the amount of permanent gallery space ...

Published on 19 August 2019 | 6:29 pm


Scottish painter electrocuted by power line after 'moment's inattention' - The Scotsman

Scottish painter electrocuted by power line after 'moment's inattention'  The Scotsman

A painter who was killed by an 11000-volt electric shock when his ladder touched an overhead power line died because of a "moment's inattention", a sheriff has ...

Published on 19 August 2019 | 4:02 pm


Dundee 1-2 Aberdeen (AET): Sam Cosgrove's goal puts Dons into last eight - BBC Sport

Dundee 1-2 Aberdeen (AET): Sam Cosgrove's goal puts Dons into last eight  BBC Sport

Sam Cosgrove's extra-time goal edges Aberdeen into the quarter-finals of the Scottish League Cup, but only after a torrid 120 minutes against Dundee.

Published on 19 August 2019 | 12:33 pm


Ten things about Tannadice as Dundee United's stadium celebrates 110th birthday - The Courier

Ten things about Tannadice as Dundee United's stadium celebrates 110th birthday  The Courier

Dundee United's home has just celebrated its 110th birthday. Our football writer Ian Roache picks out 10 things about Tannadice to mark the occasion.

Published on 19 August 2019 | 10:53 am


'Don't call them junkies' says damning report on Dundee drug use - The Courier

'Don't call them junkies' says damning report on Dundee drug use  The Courier

Dundee's drug treatment *service* is in need of a radical overhaul, according to a damning report on addiction and deaths in the city. The Dundee Drugs ...

Published on 19 August 2019 | 10:36 am


Ben Nevis shelter filled with human faeces forces Dundee pals to cancel 10-day sleepover - The Courier

Ben Nevis shelter filled with human faeces forces Dundee pals to cancel 10-day sleepover  The Courier

Two Dundee friends have cancelled a planned 10-day sleepover atop the UK's highest mountain after discovering the shelter 'filled with human faeces'.

Published on 19 August 2019 | 7:28 am


Scotland's longest-running street art event brings Dundee's walls to life - The Courier

Scotland's longest-running street art event brings Dundee's walls to life  The Courier

Scotland's longest running graffiti event saw dozens of artists spend two days bringing walls across the city's Hilltown to life. Painters from London, Liverpool, ...

Published on 19 August 2019 | 6:33 am


£450k investment by Dundee skin clinic - The Courier

£450k investment by Dundee skin clinic  The Courier

A rapidly increasing demand for private skin care services has led a Dundee clinic to invest in new premises and equipment. Renu Skin Clinic will relocate from ...

Published on 19 August 2019 | 6:30 am


Dundee United fans take stag-do to Sporting KC to meet hero Johnny Russell - The Scottish Sun

Dundee United fans take stag-do to Sporting KC to meet hero Johnny Russell  The Scottish Sun

A GROUP of Dundee United fans travelled across the globe to meet hero Johnny Russell as part of a stag-do. The Tangerines fans visited MLS side Sporting ...

Published on 18 August 2019 | 7:47 pm


Dundee Kiltwalk pictures: Judy Murray and Gordon Reid take part as £850,000 raised for charity - The Scottish Sun

Dundee Kiltwalk pictures: Judy Murray and Gordon Reid take part as £850,000 raised for charity  The Scottish Sun

THE event kicked off in St Andrews first thing, with over 3000 people taking part - they were joined by by Sir Tom Hunter, Sky Sports Jim White, Judy Murray OBE ...

Published on 18 August 2019 | 6:40 pm


Inside Euromillions winner Gillian Bayford’s £1.2million Victorian mansion in Dundee - The Scottish Sun

Inside Euromillions winner Gillian Bayford’s £1.2million Victorian mansion in Dundee  The Scottish Sun

THE Scot scooped a £148million EuroMillions jackpot with ex-husband Adrian in 2012. She's now purchased herself a new home with views over the River Tay.

Published on 18 August 2019 | 8:23 am


Dundee mum whose baby was decapitated at birth feels ‘robbed’ on what would have been his first week of sch - The Scottish Sun

Dundee mum whose baby was decapitated at birth feels ‘robbed’ on what would have been his first week of sch  The Scottish Sun

LAURA Gallazzi, 36, She also revealed her anguish at not experiencing milestones like his first school photo. Steven was beheaded at Dundee's Ninewells ...

Published on 17 August 2019 | 9:20 pm


Female kickboxer and rugby star punched two women in Dundee city centre after being jilted - The Courier

Female kickboxer and rugby star punched two women in Dundee city centre after being jilted  The Courier

A former junior kickboxing champion and Scotland rugby star has been jailed after beating up her ex-girlfriend and another woman in Dundee. Christianne ...

Published on 17 August 2019 | 7:50 am


Dundee sheriff was wrong to rule paedophile hunters' evidence as inadmissible before trial - The Courier

Dundee sheriff was wrong to rule paedophile hunters' evidence as inadmissible before trial  The Courier

A Dundee sheriff was wrong to say evidence gathered by a group of self-styled paedophile hunters was inadmissible before the case went to trial, an appeal ...

Published on 17 August 2019 | 7:50 am


Dundee care home which closed following patient's tragic fall put up for sale - The Courier

Dundee care home which closed following patient's tragic fall put up for sale  The Courier

A former Dundee care home which was shut two years ago after an elderly resident fell to his death is to be sold. Wellburn House and its grounds, situated on ...

Published on 17 August 2019 | 7:45 am


Dundee's Paul McGowan desperate to bring cup success to Dens - The Courier

Dundee's Paul McGowan desperate to bring cup success to Dens  The Courier

Dundee's Paul McGowan admits the club are long overdue cup success – and that is something he wants to put right, starting tomorrow against Aberdeen at ...

Published on 17 August 2019 | 7:44 am


Nigel Farage cancels Brexit Party's only Scottish rally in Dundee - The National

Nigel Farage cancels Brexit Party's only Scottish rally in Dundee  The National

THE Brexit Party has been forced to abandon their planned rally in Dundee.

Published on 17 August 2019 | 4:11 am


Drug ravaged Dundee’s support system for addicts slammed in damning report - Daily Record

Drug ravaged Dundee’s support system for addicts slammed in damning report  Daily Record

The city has been blighted by a surge in overdose deaths often from multi-drug cocktails involving street Valium.

Published on 17 August 2019 | 3:30 am


Dundee: James McPake understands striker Craig Curran's plight - BBC Sport

Dundee: James McPake understands striker Craig Curran's plight  BBC Sport

Dundee manager James McPake says he can relate to why unsettled English striker Craig Curran "needs to go home", because he was in a similar situation ...

Published on 16 August 2019 | 3:18 pm


Dundee drug deaths report calls for radical change to services - The Guardian

Dundee drug deaths report calls for radical change to services  The Guardian

A hard-hitting report on drug deaths in Dundee, which has been named the drug deaths capital of Europe, is demanding a radical culture change within ...

Published on 16 August 2019 | 1:21 pm


Sheriff's patience for Dundee teen who reset mobile phone 'wearing thin' - The Courier

Sheriff's patience for Dundee teen who reset mobile phone 'wearing thin'  The Courier

A teenager who admitted the reset of a mobile phone has been told by a sheriff that the court's patience with him is “wearing thin”. Sean Speed, 19, of Lawton ...

Published on 16 August 2019 | 11:27 am


Bar shuts as Dundee students shun booze for coffee breaks - Express

Bar shuts as Dundee students shun booze for coffee breaks  Express

A UNIVERSITY bar is closing because its students now prefer coffee to alcohol.

Published on 15 August 2019 | 11:01 pm


VIDEO: Watch moment incredible Dundee pianist got locals dancing and singing in city's railway station - The Courier

VIDEO: Watch moment incredible Dundee pianist got locals dancing and singing in city's railway station  The Courier

A local musician who has performed with some of the biggest stars in the world has been filmed putting on an incredible set at Dundee's People's Piano.

Published on 15 August 2019 | 3:34 pm


V&A Dundee brings more than £10 million to Dundee economy in seven months - The Courier

V&A Dundee brings more than £10 million to Dundee economy in seven months  The Courier

The long-awaited V&A Dundee delivered a boost of more than £10 million to the city's economy in its first seven months, a new report has revealed. The £80 ...

Published on 15 August 2019 | 7:06 am


Decade of austerity to come as Dundee City Council faces near £80 million budget shortfall - The Courier

Decade of austerity to come as Dundee City Council faces near £80 million budget shortfall  The Courier

Dundee City Council is facing another decade of austerity with a projected £78.1 million budget shortfall over the next 10 years. The local authority expects it will ...

Published on 15 August 2019 | 7:01 am


Life expectancy in Dundee second lowest in Scotland as population growth stalls - The Courier

Life expectancy in Dundee second lowest in Scotland as population growth stalls  The Courier

The city also experienced one of the smallest increases in the percentage of the population living beyond 65 in the last decade. For men, life expectancy is 73.9 ...

Published on 15 August 2019 | 6:57 am


Restaurant plans for former Dundee bank don't check out, claim licensing officers - The Courier

Restaurant plans for former Dundee bank don't check out, claim licensing officers  The Courier

Plans to turn a former Dundee city centre bank into a restaurant could be stymied because licensing officers fear it will be used as a nightspot. The local authority ...

Published on 13 August 2019 | 6:52 am


V&A Dundee announces Tim Allan as new chairman - BBC News

V&A Dundee announces Tim Allan as new chairman  BBC News

Business leader and entrepreneur Tim Allan has been announced as the new chairman of Dundee's V&A museum. Mr Allan is the owner of Unicorn Property ...

Published on 12 August 2019 | 7:00 am








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