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Journeycall selected as Red Nose Day 2017 call centre handler

Journeycall, part of world-leading transport and mobility services company, ESP Group, has been selected as one of the official call centre partners for Red Nose Day 2017.

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Maureen Beedie, Bridal Heaven owner; and staff member Sarah Stanger show off their 2017 Scottish Wedding Awards certificate.

Bridal boutique in Heaven over contest

An Arbroath bridal business has made it to the finals of a national wedding industry awards competition for the third year in a row.

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Paul Grant at the Mackays factory in Arbroath

Mackays nominated for Produce Awards

Mackays Ltd is the running for this year’s delicious. magazine’s Produce Awards

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Sarah Cargill, who has been nominated for the Make-up & Hair category at the Scottish Wedding Awards on Feb 27, was pictured in her studio on Friday.

Sarah ‘made up’ to be nominated for Wedding Awards

An Arbroath business owner is sitting pretty after she was nominated for one of the categories in the prestigious Scottish Wedding Awards.

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New hourly rail service ahead of schedule

New hourly rail service ahead of schedule

The Scottish Government is looking to introduce a planned new hourly rail service covering Arbroath, Carnoustie and Monifieth in May of next year.

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The workshop will focus on how good soil management can improve business efficiency for farmers.

Soil management course to come to Angus

The benefits boosting farm efficiency and yields through good soil management techniques will be stressed to local farmers at a free event.

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Maintenance planned on east coast rail route

Maintenance planned on east coast rail route

Engineering works on the east coast and highland mainline routes are taking place over the coming weeks.

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The new CarStore in Dundee

Recruitment drive for new Tayside CarStore

Peter Vardy Group is embarking on a recruitment drive to fill positions for a range of roles for its brand-new, purpose built CarStore currently under construction at Dundee’s Dunsinane Industrial Estate.

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The Caravan Club reveals boost to Scottish economy

The Caravan Club reveals boost to Scottish economy

The Scottish economy has seen an increase in growth courtesy of champions of the great outdoors, The Caravan Club. Members of The Club spent a huge £37 million off-site when in the region in 2016 – an increase of £2 million compared to £35 million in 2015.

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Transport Minister Humza Yousaf.

ScotRail reward patient passengers with a ‘free week’

More details of a package of discounted travel for Scotland’s rail passengers have been confirmed today.

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Tourism Secretary Fiona Hyslop.

Scottish history sparks tourism rise

Scotland is capitalising on the booming demand from international tourists who wish to explore the country’s history and heritage, Tourism Secretary Fiona Hyslop revealed today.

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Angus law firm raises record-breaking amount for charity

Angus law firm raises record-breaking amount for charity

Angus law firm Thorntons has achieved its biggest ever fundraising total for its 20th annual Charity Wills Campaign.

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Morrisons announce acquisition of Carnoustie plant

Morrisons announce acquisition of Carnoustie plant

Morrisons and Farmcare are today (January 30) announcing a supply agreement and the acquisition of the Farmcare potato packing business at Carnoustie by Morrisons.

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Council confirm day care move

Council confirm day care move

Angus Council has confirmed that day care services at Seaton Grove care home will be moving to Arbroath Town Mission from March 1.

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The Post Office

Sudden closure of Broughty Post Office

Following the sudden closure of a counter in Broughty Ferry the Post Office is working to restore services to the area, amid calls for better communication.

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Cabinet Secretary for Culture, Tourism and External Affairs, Fiona Hyslop.

Huge investment in Dundee and Angus’ visitor journey

Dundee and Angus’ tourism industry stands to benefit from investment of over £1.1 billion over the next three years, a joint initiative between VisitScotland and its key local and national partners has revealed.

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Learning a language can create opportunities in places like Madrid.

Talking the talk at Business Brunches

Young people from three Angus schools had the opportunity to engage with local businesses at the University of Dundee on January 18, 2017.

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SDS pays a contribution towards apprentices training costs.

Employers urged to hire apprentices

More employers hiring apprentices is vital to the Dundee and Angus economy according to the business-led group set up to develop the young workforce in the region.

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Girl wearing a telephone headset looking at a computer screen

Recruitment drive at Journeycall

Journeycall, part of world’s leading transport and mobility services company, ESP Group, is set to host a recruitment open day to fill more than 20 vacancies at its Arbroath site.

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Pictured are, from left, Peter MacLeod, Gerry Smith and Darren Ball, all of Dawnfresh; Cabinet Secretary Fergus Ewing; Andy Plumb, and Steven Hamilton, both of Dawnfresh.

New action plan launched by food and drink industry

An action plan aimed at helping Scotland’s food and drink employers attract a new generation of skilled professionals has been launched by the industry.

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