With a focus on growth and regeneration in the region following the signing of the Tay Cities Deal, companies of all sizes are being encouraged to explore their options to diversify, innovate, invest in their businesses and expand.
When nurse Paul Smith’s children were ill, he was reassured when he was able to call NHS 24 and receive healthcare advice over the phone.
Becoming a mum was always a dream of Pauline Campbell’s, so when she gave birth to baby Ruby that dream came true. But her brave little daughter had health complications, meaning she needed round-the-clock care. Pauline, from Edinburgh, felt alone – but one charity that has helped her family ever since is Children’s Hospices Across Scotland (CHAS). Here, Pauline shares her touching story as she backs CHAS’ Urgent Christmas Appeal 2018...
Christmas is traditionally a time for giving. So, what better way to celebrate this wonderful time of year than making a donation to your favourite Scottish charity? Not sure who to pledge cash to this year? We have selected nine of the best charities to help you decide. They each provide a special service to people less fortunate than us, all year round, so spare a thought – and a few pounds – for these good causes at Christmas.
In his 20-year career with the Scottish Fire and Rescue Service, David Dourley has attended more house fires than he would care to count.
Located at Auchterhouse Country Sports – one of the ‘Nation’s Favourite Shooting Grounds’ – the award-winning Pear Tree Restaurant has built up a good reputation not just within the shooting community, but with the locals across Tayside too.
Across Courier country there was more than one accidental house fire every day last year – almost all of which could have been prevented.
In his three decades in the fire service, firefighter Craig Thomson has seen first-hand the devastation a house fire can cause. Now he is working to prevent blazes and protect those who are most at risk from dying in their own home, especially those over 60.
Fresh and clear tap water is something we take for granted in a country where rainfall is plentiful. But, to provide an uninterrupted supply of great tasting, high quality water is no mean feat.