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Marketing teams wanted for £250k media prize

Marketing professionals from across the UK are invited to ‘shoot it out’ for a £250,000 media prize by showcasing their creativity with a one minute video.

News
The Scotsman showed strong growth in digital revenue.

Johnston Press hails ‘milestone’ first half as revenues rise

Newspaper publisher Johnston Press today hailed a strong half-year performance including a double-digit hike in digital advertising revenues and audience numbers.

News
O2 to launch 4G in Brechin

O2 to launch 4G in Brechin

Brechin mobile users on the O2 network will soon have access to 4G, after the company announced plans to launch the service in the area.

Business
Bel's Butcher in Edzell and Montrose receive their awards, pictured from left, Tom Lawn of Scobies Direct, Joe Murray, Flossie Forbes, John Milne, Bel Forbes, Judith Johnston from Lucas and Archie Hall from Dalziel.

Glittering accolades for Angus butcher

Delicious skirlie and tasty kofta have helped an Angus butcher secure a wealth of gold and silver accolades in the Scottish Craft Butchers Awards.

Business
Local letting business complies with new regulations

Local letting business complies with new regulations

The owner of Wardhaugh Property, with offices in Arbroath and Forfar, has become the first letting agent in Angus and the wider Tayside region to complete rigorous industry training and meet new legally required Scottish Government regulations for practitioners in the sector.

Business
The damage done by two incidents has been repaired

No longer a troubled bridge over water in Brechin

Repair work on the parapet of Brechin bridge has been carried out - nearly three months after the first lot of damage was done.

Transport
As of May 27 the Service 30 from 9 am to 4.30 pm (commercial services) will no longer operate by MW Nicoll.

MW Nicoll to withdraw commercial service on service 30 route

Low patronage on bus services between Brechin and Montrose has led to a local operator withdrawing their commercial service on weekdays.

Transport
China Council for the Promotion of International Trade (in Beijing) on Monday, April 24.

New alliances mean new business opportunities

Dundee & Angus Chamber of Commerce has participated in one of the first network-wide overseas trade missions to China, led by a delegation of the Scottish Chambers of Commerce.

Business
Deputy Head Girl at Forfar Academy Kirsty Richardson, Managing Director for Stagecoach in Scotland Robert Andrew, prize winner Alix Small, Transport Minister Humza Yousaf, Head Boy, Uthman Ahmed with one of the new electric hybrid vehicles at Forfar Community Campus.

Hybrid buses launch on routes 20 and 21

Minister for Transport and the Islands, Humza Yousaf, was in Forfar last Friday to mark the recent launch of seven brand new electric hybrid buses.

Transport
MSP calls on Angus businesses to apply for environment awards

MSP calls on Angus businesses to apply for environment awards

A local MSP is calling on businesses in Angus to apply for the Scottish Environment Awards 2017.

Business
Rory Stodart at the Angus Monitor Farm. Photo: Alan Richardson.

Angus Monitor Farm meeting to look at undersowing

The Angus Monitor Farm’s next meeting, on May 23, will look at key issues affecting herd health, as well as grass seed trials which aim to identify a mix which can be sown under spring barley.

Environment
Brechin Clydesdale

Clydesdale to close early on final day

Brechin’s Clydesdale Bank will shut at an earlier time on its final day of operation in the town.

Business
Scottish Baker of the Year Awards

Angus success at Baker of the Year awards

An Angus bakery has received a top award at the 2017 Scottish Baker of the Year Awards.

Business
What it takes to get to the top of the Rich List

What it takes to get to the top of the Rich List

Want to end up on the Sunday Times Rich List?

Business
Have you got any paper fivers left?

Last day to spend your old Bank of England paper fivers

People have until midnight tonight (Friday) to spend their old paper Bank of England fivers before they lose their legal tender status.

Business
Angus Farmers Market

Angus Farmers Market

The Angus Farmers Market at Strathmore Hall, Forfar, on Saturday, May 13, will welcome three new stall-holders bringing brand new products.

News
Irresponsible parkers will be facing fines

Parking enforcement wardens return to Angus

From today (Wednesday, May 3) Angus Council’s community enforcement wardens are able to issue tickets for parking offences.

Transport
Tea on Tayside

Tea on Tayside

A Scottish first has been achieved by the Angus LEADER and counterparts in Fife and Perth & Kinross, with the founding of their first cooperative project award.

Business
D&A accredited as Living Wage employer

D&A accredited as Living Wage employer

D&A College staff and management are celebrating winning accreditation as a Living Wage employer.

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