Andrew Farrell

Business

IN PICTURES: All the winners from the 2019 Courier Business Awards

October 28 2019

A Fife timber firm formed during the reign of Queen Victoria was crowned Overall Business of the Year at the seventh annual Courier Business Awards. James Donaldson & Sons triumphed at the glittering black tie ceremony which was attended by more than 800 guests on Saturday night.    

Dundee

IN PICTURES: Dundee Running Adventure Marathon 2019 (DRAM)

July 8 2019

The City of Discovery was awash with athletes on Sunday as the Dundee Running Adventure Marathon (Dram) took place. Runners set off from Camperdown Park for the gruelling 26.2-mile trek. There was also a half marathon. It is estimated almost 1,000 people took part.    

Angus & The Mearns

IN PICTURES: Earl of Forfar first visit to burgh

July 1 2019

Forfar celebrated its first visit from an eponymous Earl in more than 300 years on a historic day for the Angus town. Prince Edward received the ancient title of the Earl of Forfar as a 55th birthday present from the Queen in March and locals turned out in force to welcome their royal guest when he and his wife Sophie came to call on Monday. The couple sampled the famous Forfar bridie and received gifts, including a fiddle tune composed in their honour and a specially-designed tartan, on what the Earl said had been a “splendid” welcome to the town.

UK & World

IN PICTURES: Glastonbury Festival 2019

June 28 2019

After a fallow year  the greenfield music festival at Worthy Farm  aka Glastonbury is back again. 175,000 tickets for the event sold out in just 36 minutes. Kylie Minogue plays the legend slot on Sunday afternoon.    

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