Sir, – Having read in The Courier the article about the 60% increase over three years to instrumental tuition fees in Perth and Kinross, I would like to add my own expressions of disappointment and anger at this outrageous proposal by the Tory-led council, which is a “back door” way of making instrumental tutors redundant.
Sir, – Surely not even the most ardent Scottish Nationalist or committed Republican would begrudge the fact that the wedding of Harry and Meghan was a joyous and uplifting pageant watched by millions throughout the world.
Sir, – It was with some disappointment that I read in The Courier last Thursday how weather conditions had scuppered the proposed flight of Britain’s only surviving AVRO Lancaster for the Battle of Britain memorial flight.
Sir, – Can we try to get this nonsense about a constitutional crisis and threats to devolution in to some perspective please?
Sir, – It is an excellent move for the UK Government to lower the maximum stake on fixed odds betting terminals to £2 from £100 but it should have been done sooner.
Sir, – In your story, GP recruitment crisis leaves several Fife practices at risk (May 12), I noted with concern the reported comment of Fife Health and Social Care Partnership that “the number of doctors prepared to operate the service was too low to ensure patient safety”.
Sir, - Dig around the hedgerows of Scotland this spring and summer and you will be in for a surprise.
Sir, – I am interested in the article in The Courier (May 12) about the councillor who lives here in Fife but is representing people in Cambridge almost 400 miles away.
Sir, – I read with interest the proposal by the Depute Provost and Angus councillor Colin Brown to charge teachers and other council staff to park at their place of work.
Sir, – In Thursday’s paper, the president of St Andrews Students’ Association claimed to be “astounded by the lack of regard for students in all the discussions” by councillors when they set thresholds to prevent the proportion of houses in multiple occupation (HMOs) from rising.