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Dundee City Council workers vote emphatically for strike action - The Courier

Dundee City Council workers vote emphatically for strike action  The Courier

Hundreds of council workers in Dundee are set to go on strike over a recent change to policy made by their local authority. More than 500 construction and ...

Published on 16 June 2019 | 7:34 am


How a music promoter's life led to Dundee's answer to Trainspotting - The National

How a music promoter's life led to Dundee's answer to Trainspotting  The National

GROWING up in the schemes of Dundee, David McLean had no idea his life would become noteworthy enough to form the basis of a film.

Published on 16 June 2019 | 4:01 am


Inverness and Morton keen on ex-Celtic Youth Cup Final hat-trick hero Aidan Nesbitt - The Scottish Sun

Inverness and Morton keen on ex-Celtic Youth Cup Final hat-trick hero Aidan Nesbitt  The Scottish Sun

Aidan Nesbitt came through the youth ranks at Parkhead and fired a hat-trick in an SFA Youth Cup Final win over Rangers in May 2015.

Published on 15 June 2019 | 12:56 pm


Dundee’s Andy Nelson looking to use pain of relegation to spur him on this season - The Courier

Dundee’s Andy Nelson looking to use pain of relegation to spur him on this season  The Courier

Dundee's Andy Nelson is looking to absorb the bitter lessons of relegation and use them to spur him on this season to hopefully help the club bounce back to the ...

Published on 15 June 2019 | 8:00 am


Dundee to hold more talks as they aim to make Gordon Strachan technical director - The Courier

Dundee to hold more talks as they aim to make Gordon Strachan technical director  The Courier

The Dark Blues still hope to persuade the former Scotland manager to agree to become technical director at Dens Park. Strachan is already on the other end of ...

Published on 15 June 2019 | 8:00 am


Jings, crivens, help ma boab – it’s Oor Wullie’s BIG Bucket Trail! - The Courier

Jings, crivens, help ma boab – it’s Oor Wullie’s BIG Bucket Trail!  The Courier

It's just two more sleeps until mischievous characters line the streets as Oor Wullie's BIG Bucket Trail (OWBBT) kicks off in Dundee and across Scotland. A total of ...

Published on 15 June 2019 | 7:00 am


John Alexander picks new city development chief in reshuffle of Dundee City Council administration - The Courier

John Alexander picks new city development chief in reshuffle of Dundee City Council administration  The Courier

The move was confirmed as council leader John Alexander announced a reshuffle of senior councillors. © DC Thomson. Councillor Lynne Short. Mr Ross will ...

Published on 15 June 2019 | 6:54 am


The eyes have it as Dundee University heads artificial intelligence project - The Courier

The eyes have it as Dundee University heads artificial intelligence project  The Courier

A Dundee University project could see artificial intelligence used to detect if people living with diabetes are at risk of heart failure — by studying patients' retinal ...

Published on 15 June 2019 | 6:43 am


College unveils cyber security lab to train crime-fighting experts of the future - The Courier

College unveils cyber security lab to train crime-fighting experts of the future  The Courier

College bosses have unveiled a new centre to help train students to tackle the growing scourge of cyber-crime. Dundee and Angus College has become the first ...

Published on 14 June 2019 | 4:51 pm


Man, 21, accused of murder at Perth flat is committed for trial - The Courier

Man, 21, accused of murder at Perth flat is committed for trial  The Courier

A man accused of murdering 22-year-old Barry Dixon at a flat in Perth has been fully committed for trial. Robbie Smullen was remanded in custody following a ...

Published on 14 June 2019 | 2:56 pm


Pregnant pause for manager James McPake as he prepares for Dundee’s training trip to Spain - The Courier

Pregnant pause for manager James McPake as he prepares for Dundee’s training trip to Spain  The Courier

It is not, as you may expect, trying to assemble a new team in the fortnight or so before they fly out to Murcia to play games against Nottingham Forest and ...

Published on 14 June 2019 | 2:48 pm


‘Dundee United’ win Cupar fundraising football tournament - Fife Today

‘Dundee United’ win Cupar fundraising football tournament  Fife Today

It was a tangerine dream at Duffus Park earlier this month, as 'Dundee United' lifted the Cupar Cup.

Published on 14 June 2019 | 1:33 pm


First Oor Wullie sculptures spotted in Edinburgh for the Big Bucket Trail 2019 - The Scotsman

First Oor Wullie sculptures spotted in Edinburgh for the Big Bucket Trail 2019  The Scotsman

He has been Scotland's favourite comic-strip scamp for more than 80 years.

Published on 14 June 2019 | 1:15 pm


ANALYSIS: Dundee United’s Argentinian connection - The Courier

ANALYSIS: Dundee United’s Argentinian connection  The Courier

With Dundee United signing Argentinian left-back Adrian Sporle on a three-year-deal, Ian Roache looks back on the Tangerines' mixed fortunes with players ...

Published on 14 June 2019 | 12:01 pm


Dundee hoping to sign Linfield ace Michael O’Connor as James McPake nears second signing - The Scottish Sun

Dundee hoping to sign Linfield ace Michael O’Connor as James McPake nears second signing  The Scottish Sun

New Dundee boss James McPake has already signed Declan McDaid from Ayr and hopes to add Linfield forward Michael O'Connor.

Published on 14 June 2019 | 10:44 am


Dundee United get season ticket sales boost as fans keep faith in their team - The Courier

Dundee United get season ticket sales boost as fans keep faith in their team  The Courier

Dundee United fans are keeping the faith in their team despite missing out on promotion for a third successive season. The Tannadice faithful have already ...

Published on 14 June 2019 | 8:05 am


Car hits road sign on A92 - The Courier

Car hits road sign on A92  The Courier

Police were called out to the crash on the A92 at the Monifieth around 7am after the driver lost control of the car and collided with a road sign. It is understood the ...

Published on 14 June 2019 | 7:57 am


Dundee University to provide free sanitary products in male toilets - The Courier

Dundee University to provide free sanitary products in male toilets  The Courier

The move, which will also see free products sent to its 3,000 online learners across the globe, will allow men to pick up sanitary products for their partners or ...

Published on 14 June 2019 | 7:47 am


Memories of the changing face of Dundee’s waterfront are revealed - The Courier

Memories of the changing face of Dundee’s waterfront are revealed  The Courier

Memories of the changing face of Dundee waterfront have been drawn together in a project to preserve the past. The Memory Exchange Dundee's Waterfront ...

Published on 14 June 2019 | 7:19 am


Dundee music trio’s vintage-style microphones taken as thief raids home - The Courier

Dundee music trio’s vintage-style microphones taken as thief raids home  The Courier

Susan Colgan, one of the vocalists in the Vintage Girls , said she will now have to find replacements before the trio's next gig in Ballater. She believes the thief ...

Published on 14 June 2019 | 7:02 am


‘He went through so much’: Ashes of Dundee man who died of starvation in Venezuela arrive home after two months - The Courier

‘He went through so much’: Ashes of Dundee man who died of starvation in Venezuela arrive home after two months  The Courier

A Dundee woman who watched in agony as her dad starved to death in impoverished Venezuela has thanked all those who helped bring his remains home to ...

Published on 14 June 2019 | 6:58 am


Pressure on Dundee clubs can leave door ajar for Caley Thistle - Inverness Courier

Pressure on Dundee clubs can leave door ajar for Caley Thistle  Inverness Courier

Ross Tokely believes the pressure on Dundee United and Dundee next season could present an opportunity for Caley Thistle to capitalise on.

Published on 14 June 2019 | 6:55 am


Police rule out link despite two hammer robberies at barbers in Tayside in a fortnight - The Courier

Police rule out link despite two hammer robberies at barbers in Tayside in a fortnight  The Courier

A Broughty Ferry barber has been robbed just two weeks after a similar incident at another Dundee salon. Thieves used a hammer to smash their way into the ...

Published on 14 June 2019 | 6:18 am


Autistic Dundee musician needs to raise £8.7k for top US jazz tuition - The Scotsman

Autistic Dundee musician needs to raise £8.7k for top US jazz tuition  The Scotsman

A Dundee teenage drummer who has autism is launching an 11th-hour appeal for the final funding which will let him fulfil his ambition of becoming a jazz ...

Published on 14 June 2019 | 5:02 am


Nicola Sturgeon visits family workshops at V&A Dundee - ITV News

Nicola Sturgeon visits family workshops at V&A Dundee  ITV News

Nicola Sturgeon has paid tribute to free family workshops held at the V&A Dundee in a visit to the museum. The First Minister met Home-Start Dundee, a charity ...

Published on 13 June 2019 | 11:03 pm


Dundee United: Adrian Sporle arrives on three-year deal - BBC Sport

Dundee United: Adrian Sporle arrives on three-year deal  BBC Sport

Dundee United have completed the signing of left-back Adrian Sporle from Argentine top-flight club Banfield.

Published on 13 June 2019 | 8:33 pm


Dundee plumbers’ merchant to shut up shop after 45 years - The Scotsman

Dundee plumbers’ merchant to shut up shop after 45 years  The Scotsman

A long-established plumbers' merchant and bathroom showroom firm is to close its doors after 45 years in business. Dundee-based Tayside Plumbing ...

Published on 13 June 2019 | 5:36 pm


Greggs announces new store in Dundee will open on Friday - The Courier

Greggs announces new store in Dundee will open on Friday  The Courier

Customers will be welcomed to the shop at Unit Three, Angus Court, on the city's Broomhill Road from tomorrow. Ten new jobs have been created at the bakery, ...

Published on 13 June 2019 | 11:09 am


Brexit warning for Dundee gaming industry as minister hails efforts to make city a global leader - The Courier

Brexit warning for Dundee gaming industry as minister hails efforts to make city a global leader  The Courier

Scotland's further education minister has issued a stark Brexit warning for the future of videogames development in Dundee as he hailed efforts to make the city ...

Published on 13 June 2019 | 7:14 am


Dundee Vegan Festival 2019 cancelled after outgrowing venue - The Courier

Dundee Vegan Festival 2019 cancelled after outgrowing venue  The Courier

The festival, which has almost doubled in size since its launch in 2016, was previously hosted at Abertay and Dundee universities and is expected to return to ...

Published on 13 June 2019 | 6:58 am


Scottish Labour ‘facing civil war in Dundee’ over EU election failure and influx of hard left - The Courier

Scottish Labour ‘facing civil war in Dundee’ over EU election failure and influx of hard left  The Courier

A senior party figure has warned Scottish Labour are on the verge of a civil war in Dundee following disappointing EU election results and claims the group has ...

Published on 13 June 2019 | 6:56 am


Hotel hopes to build ‘V&A-style’ eco-friendly treehouse in Dundee - The Courier

Hotel hopes to build ‘V&A-style’ eco-friendly treehouse in Dundee  The Courier

Guests with a head for heights may soon be able to stay in a luxury eco-treehouse designed in the style of the V&A Dundee. Students at Dundee University ...

Published on 13 June 2019 | 6:56 am


Vehicle seized as police deal with string of driving offences on Dundee’s Arbroath Road - The Courier

Vehicle seized as police deal with string of driving offences on Dundee’s Arbroath Road  The Courier

Police seized a vehicle during a road safety crackdown on one of the busiest routes in Dundee this week. Officers were joined by examiners from the Driver and ...

Published on 12 June 2019 | 4:33 pm


Job losses as long-established Dundee bathroom showroom and plumbing merchant to close - The Courier

Job losses as long-established Dundee bathroom showroom and plumbing merchant to close  The Courier

A Dundee company that operates a prominent kitchen and bathroom showroom and plumbing merchant is to close with the loss of 12 jobs. The directors of ...

Published on 12 June 2019 | 3:36 pm


House prices and sales rise in Dundee while Perth suffers drop - The Courier

House prices and sales rise in Dundee while Perth suffers drop  The Courier

Dundee was the only city in Scotland to see a jump in the number of houses sold in the last year, as part of a V&A-inspired boost. Residential property sales in ...

Published on 12 June 2019 | 1:25 pm


SPONSORED: Enjoy direct travel from Dundee to Edinburgh Airport from £18 - The Courier

SPONSORED: Enjoy direct travel from Dundee to Edinburgh Airport from £18  The Courier

Xplore Dundee's new coach *service* between Dundee city centre and Edinburgh Airport is now available for booking. The Edinburgh Airport Xpress officially ...

Published on 12 June 2019 | 11:21 am


First Minister announces extra support for young carers on visit to Dundee - The Courier

First Minister announces extra support for young carers on visit to Dundee  The Courier

First Minister Nicola Sturgeon has announced a range of new benefits for young carers on a visit to Dundee. There are 44,000 young carers in Scotland aged ...

Published on 12 June 2019 | 9:23 am


Dundee will have ‘new’ central defence as Josh Meekings and Andrew Davies prepare for pre-season - The Courier

Dundee will have ‘new’ central defence as Josh Meekings and Andrew Davies prepare for pre-season  The Courier

Dundee will have what feels like a new central defensive partnership when they return for pre-season training. The Dark Blues report back for work a week on ...

Published on 12 June 2019 | 8:56 am


Council threatens prosecution after felling of seven trees in family’s garden - The Courier

Council threatens prosecution after felling of seven trees in family’s garden  The Courier

Council officers have been accused of behaving in an “irrational and disproportionate” manner after threatening to prosecute a Broughty Ferry couple for felling ...

Published on 12 June 2019 | 7:44 am


Desperate Dan and Lemmings among Dundee works added to massive online public art database - The Courier

Desperate Dan and Lemmings among Dundee works added to massive online public art database  The Courier

From cartoon characters to cars that absorb pollutants, dozens of pieces of public art in Dundee have been added to a massive online database. Charity Art UK ...

Published on 12 June 2019 | 7:40 am


Safety concerns on busy Dundee road after toucan crossing installed — and left without being switched on - The Courier

Safety concerns on busy Dundee road after toucan crossing installed — and left without being switched on  The Courier

Fed-up residents are demanding a pedestrian crossing over Dundee's busiest road is finally switched on. Shamrock Street resident John Richmond claims he ...

Published on 12 June 2019 | 7:15 am


‘Awful’ — Judy Murray slams decision to use Dundee tennis courts as car park - The Courier

‘Awful’ — Judy Murray slams decision to use Dundee tennis courts as car park  The Courier

One of the most respected voices in British tennis has denounced council-run courts in Dundee being used as a car park. The three courts at Camperdown Park ...

Published on 11 June 2019 | 4:35 pm


Man, 57, left with face injuries in ‘serious assault’ in Dundee bar - The Courier

Man, 57, left with face injuries in ‘serious assault’ in Dundee bar  The Courier

An argument is said to have broken out in Clarks on Lindsay Street prior to a 57-year-old man being hit in the face. The incident took place between midnight ...

Published on 11 June 2019 | 2:52 pm


Dundee to take on Nottingham Forest during pre-season trip to Spain - The Courier

Dundee to take on Nottingham Forest during pre-season trip to Spain  The Courier

Dundee will face two-time European Cup winners Nottingham Forest during their pre-season trip to Spain. The English Championship side will take on James ...

Published on 11 June 2019 | 1:15 pm


‘I will never recover’: Father of tragic teen warns Dundee pupils of drug-taking dangers - The Courier

‘I will never recover’: Father of tragic teen warns Dundee pupils of drug-taking dangers  The Courier

The father of a Dundee teenager who died after taking a cocktail of drugs at a party has warned school pupils not to experiment with illegal substances.

Published on 11 June 2019 | 10:38 am


Dundee nightclub The Reading Rooms could move to new venue - The Courier

Dundee nightclub The Reading Rooms could move to new venue  The Courier

A top Dundee nightclub which closed recently following months of difficulties could move to a new building, its management have said. The Reading Rooms ...

Published on 11 June 2019 | 8:54 am


Anger after allegations of ‘outrageous’ charter breach at Dundee construction site - The Courier

Anger after allegations of ‘outrageous’ charter breach at Dundee construction site  The Courier

A construction company have acted after Unite the Union learned that Dundee City Council's Construction Charter was being breached on a major housing ...

Published on 11 June 2019 | 7:39 am


Council campaign to tackle suicide attempts in Dundee - The Courier

Council campaign to tackle suicide attempts in Dundee  The Courier

A new campaign launching in Dundee will highlight where support can be found for people who are considering taking their own lives. The suicide prevention ...

Published on 10 June 2019 | 8:32 am


Police trace missing Elgin pensioner last seen in Dundee - The Courier

Police trace missing Elgin pensioner last seen in Dundee  The Courier

Police say Elizabeth Donald, 76, was found “safe and well”. A statement from the force reads: “Police Scotland are pleased to advise that missing person ...

Published on 9 June 2019 | 5:06 pm


Schoolboy, 15, missing in Dundee as police issue urgent appeal - Daily Record

Schoolboy, 15, missing in Dundee as police issue urgent appeal  Daily Record

Concerns are growing over the whereabouts of Ryan Morris, who was last seen in the city's Chalkhill Court on Saturday.

Published on 9 June 2019 | 8:12 am


‘Growing concern’ for dilapidated Dundee building gutted in 2012 fire - The Courier

‘Growing concern’ for dilapidated Dundee building gutted in 2012 fire  The Courier

When Georgia Bedding's parents handed her responsibility for a Dundee flat after her father's brain tumour diagnosis, her dream was to see it renovated and ...

Published on 8 June 2019 | 7:46 am


Declan McDaid: Winger signs for Dundee after Ayr United exit - BBC Sport

Declan McDaid: Winger signs for Dundee after Ayr United exit  BBC Sport

Winger Declan McDaid signs for Dundee on a two-year deal after leaving Ayr United.

Published on 6 June 2019 | 7:00 am


From Dundee outcast to Scotland number one - Scott Bain's big break - BBC Sport

From Dundee outcast to Scotland number one - Scott Bain's big break  BBC Sport

From securing the league against the club that once released him to winning a cup against the team he once supported, Scott Bain's season has had a ...

Published on 6 June 2019 | 7:00 am


Woman admits human trafficking charges in Dundee and Perth - BBC News

Woman admits human trafficking charges in Dundee and Perth  BBC News

A 62-year-old woman has admitted trafficking two women for prostitution at flats in Dundee and Perth. Yen Huang approached one of the women in a London ...

Published on 31 May 2019 | 7:00 am


Dundee: James McPake confirmed as club's new manager - BBC Sport

Dundee: James McPake confirmed as club's new manager  BBC Sport

Dundee have confirmed James McPake as their new manager - with former Scotland boss Gordon Strachan expected be involved in an advisory capacity.

Published on 31 May 2019 | 7:00 am


Can Dundee contraception scheme break the cycle of children in care? - BBC News

Can Dundee contraception scheme break the cycle of children in care?  BBC News

A programme which supports women with drug addiction and mental health issues if they agree to take contraception is being introduced in Dundee. The Pause ...

Published on 23 May 2019 | 7:00 am








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