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Nomination for the Curry Club
A popular Forfar eatery is proving to be hot stuff with a nomination for a national accolade in this year's Scottish Curry Awards.
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Thu Apr 17, 2014
Let's look forward to Forfar's annual gala week
Forfar Gala Week 2014 will run from June 15 to 22. It will start with activities in the Myre Green on Sunday, June 15, from noon.
VIDEO: Police raid suspected drug den
This morning Police Scotland executed the latest stage of their continuing battle against drug trafficking with raids throughout Angus.
Wed Apr 16, 2014
Scottish first as Forfar leads the way
On Monday it became the first Scottish town to enjoy a full e-commerce enabled town website which will allow residents, locals, visitors and tourists alike to discover, browse, book and buy from retail and leisure businesses at www.visitforfar.com The site is hosted on MyHigh.St, a business set up to support High Streets and independent retailers ... (more)
Mon Apr 14, 2014
Cannabis gang threatened farmer with sawn-off shotgun
A FARMER had a sawn off shotgun pointed at his neck after a massive cannabis factory was secretly set up in a shed on his land, a court has been told.
Church's warm welcome
St Margaret's Church in Forfar welcomed old friends recently when the Rev. Duncan Barwise and his wife, Joan, arrived from Duncan United Church in Vancouver Island, Canada.
Has Rangers season been a success?
Ally McCoist has delivered the League One title in emphatic fashion this season as Rangers look to end the third-tier campaign unbeaten and seek to chalk off the next stage of The Journey in style in the coming weeks.
Centenary concert at Lowson Church
The Angus Strathspey and Reel Society held a concert in the Lowson Memorial Church, Forfar, recently to help the church celebrate its centenary year.
Fri Apr 11, 2014
Kirrie photo competition
Entries must be in by this Saturday, April 12. Any amateur photographers are welcome to enter with photographs of Kirriemuir and district.
Probus hears military history
Incoming President Ian Stewart was warmly welcomed by 50 members at Forfar Probus Club as he chaired his first meeting and introduced Ceitidh Smith who gave a talk entitled 'Soldiers and the Land'.
Meeting hears case for independence
Around 50 people attended a meeting in the Guide Hall, Forfar, recently to hear the case for an independent Scotland.
Wed Apr 09, 2014
Fitting tribute to Deirdre
The Forfar Day Care Centre has been renamed the Deirdre Knight Centre in tribute to the woman who tirelessly campaigned for the Lour Road facility.
Sat Apr 05, 2014
Flying high with charity scholarships
Three local students have been awarded flying scholarships by a new charity set up to promote aviation among young people.
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's Heart Start campaign receives massive boost...
AMATEUR model Laura Colquhoun was sentenced to three years' detention and her violent boyfriend Garry Faulds to six years in jail after they terrified a council official into handing over hundreds of pounds.
Fri Apr 04, 2014
Your chance to get involved in the Commonwealth experience
People in the Forfar and Kirriemuir areas have a chance to be involved in the smooth running of the Queen's Baton Relay through the county.
Mon Mar 31, 2014
Warning after Kirrie cold calling incident
Local residents are being urged to be on their guard against cold callers after a 92-year-old woman in Kirriemuir was approached at the weekend.
Sat Mar 29, 2014
News from local libraries
On March 31 Forfar Library will be the launch venue for 'Take Control', an exciting new project providing books specifically for cancer patients and their families.
Thu Mar 27, 2014
How to go from 'zero to hero' for Angus Rotary Marafun
Forfar Road Runners have again pledged their support for this year's Angus Rotary Marafun on May 25 by launching their "Zero to Hero" programme for would be participants.
Funding available for Games celebrations
Funding help is available for any school or organisation in the Forfar and Kirriemuir areas keen to mark the 2014 Commonwealth Games.
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Farmer produces Scotland's first potato vodka.. and hopes to sell it to the Russians
Comedy star Ford gave Ian Gentles a pair of tickets for the Hydro gig after reading about his Jack and Victor tattoos in the Record.