At the end of every year we look back on the most read stories on The Courier's website. Here are the articles that outperformed the others online in the past 12 months:
A bus firm will roll out "cheaper" day return tickets across Tayside and Fife next week.
A prolific domestic abuser has been jailed for a “repulsive” offence against his partner.
A control freak domestic abuser described by a sheriff as a “potential source of danger” to any woman he becomes involved with has been jailed for 35 months.
An elderly Angus man who admitted two counts of domestic abuse against his wife of 55 years has narrowly avoided jail.
An Angus man was arrested after an alleged disturbance on the east coast rail line.
A serial domestic abuser has been warned he will go to jail if there is any repeat of his decline into criminal offending.
The work of well-known Arbroath photographer Jim Ratcliffe will be the subject of a special display next week.
A domestic abuser had a festive fall-out with his pet dog before biting a police officer on the thigh when the drunken incident spiralled out of control.
Secret Millionaire Tony Banks has been acquitted of a domestic assault charge after his alleged victim claimed she lied to police and made up the allegation against him.