Banning livestock movement between farms and effectively shutting the countryside in the face of another foot- and-mouth (FMD) outbreak may not be the best approach, according to new research from Warwick University.
Madam, – Your leader (Findings mean it is time for action, Courier, August, 17) quite rightly highlighted the appalling problems caused by drugs, but said drug abuse was “fuelled by poverty and inequality”.
Dundee's drug treatment service is in need of a radical overhaul, according to a damning report on addiction and deaths in the city.
Preparing Fife harbours for a water taxi service would run into hundreds of thousands of pounds.
Madam, – It makes sense for the city of Perth to house the Stone of Destiny because this stone has an interesting history (Battle begins to bring Stone of Destiny to Perth, Courier, August 16).
Madam, – The V&A museum, and the rest of the £1 billion central development, has transformed what was previously a dump into one of the country’s most visited tourist destinations as well as one of the most beautiful waterfronts around.
Farmers and crofters with waterlogged fields as a result of water being pumped away from flooded houses or roads may be entitled to compensation, claim lawyers.
Star names from the 80s will show they’ve stood the test of time at the inaugural DunDee 80s.
Madam, – I feel I must write in response to Mr Montgomery’s accusation (Glorious Twelfth has a rightful place, Courier, August 14) that the claims made by earlier contributors in relation to driven grouse shooting were disingenuous.
A Fife motorcyclist sustained “life-changing” injuries in a collision he caused by speeding.