Sir, – I refer to the latest storm-in-a-teacup concerning the American lady who shared a picture of herself alongside a dead feral goat that she had shot with a hunting rifle.
Sir, – The comments by Tory MSP Michelle Ballantyne defending the Maoist two child limit for people on benefits was not only morally repugnant but factually incorrect (“Tory MSP slammed over ‘archaic’ child comments”, Courier, October 25).
Sir, – A petition calling for the reinstatement of the out of hours GP services at St Andrews Hospital has gained almost 6,000 signatures – a high number from this community in less than a month.
Sir, – A study published by Sheffield Hallam University on the impact of welfare reform shows that, on average, the loss to the Fife local economy is £660 per (all) working age adults.
Lottery fans across the world are holding their breath and crossing their fingers and toes in anticipation of the biggest lottery draw in world history. Last week, after no takers, the US Mega Millions rolled over to the equivalent of £1.2 billion – a world record.
Tourists have ranked V&A Dundee only 40th on a list of the best things to see or do in the city.
Sir, – It is claimed that 83% of Scots favour the reintroduction of beavers to Scotland’s rural areas (“Scots back return of beavers in government consultation”, Courier, October 18).