Angus and Fife experienced a rise in fire incidents last year as part of a response that saw crews across Scotland deal with more than 91,000 call outs.
Independent Scots shopkeepers are being encouraged to stop selling energy drinks to children as momentum in support of stricter controls on the caffeine-packed products gathers pace.
Angus Council’s divorce from an £800,000 partnership with a firm of accountancy consultants has been sealed – but questions remain over how and when the decree nisi was signed.
Tourism businesses have gathered to look to the future as Dundee and Angus stand on the threshold of an exciting new era for the industry.
Angus Council has delivered a blow to council tax and benefits cheats which has seen £368,000 of recoverable cash identified and a clutch of council homes seized back.
A £2 million project to knock down 34 unloved flats in Forfar's Viewmount and replace them with 11 new build council homes has been welcomed.