UK Government prompted to back Tay Cities Deal bringing 15,000 work to town

UK Government ministers have been urged to give concrete backing to the £1.84 billion Tay Cities Deal after Holyrood pledged its support.

Dundee postie sacked for ‘‘ losing’ bag of mail wins five-figure Royal Mail payment

A Dundee postie who was sacked for “losing” a bag of mail which fell out of his van is in line for a hefty payout after Royal Mail lost its appeal against a tribunal decision.

Woman, 23, ‘‘ struck victim’s head versus the door’ at Dundee bar

A woman accused of carrying out an assault in a Dundee nightclub will stand trial at the city’s sheriff court.

Neighborhood angler incarcerated for averting ₤ 43,000 tax over 9 years

A tax-dodging fisherman has been jailed for evading more than £43,000 in levies.David McHale, 55, of King Brae Park, Newport-on-Tay, was sentenced to 14 months in prison after admitting failing to declare he was working as a share fisherman for nine years. As a result, he dodged £43,833 in income tax and national insurance contributions.

Horror anxieties after neighborhood folk report hearing loud explosions

The police have released a statement after local folk reported hearing explosions.People said they had heard bangs from the Tullis Russell site in Glenrothes this week, sparking fears of a terror attack.