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Gold standard with Bronze Age weapons

The artefacts recovered from the archaeological dig at Carnoustie have been hailed as “extraordinary” and “find of a lifetime” by experts.

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The Richmond Fellowship Scotland Curry Club group in Arbroath.

Spice of life on Curry Club menu

An Arbroath-based support group is looking to spread its special recipe of food and friendship to the town at large.

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Sarah Smith, Dr Sarah Ramminger, D&A College; Christine Milne and Yhana Van Wees.

High-flying ladies show the way in sports

Successful female former students made a return to D&A College this week to help address the issue of getting more women to study sports.

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Sarah Smith, Dr Sarah Ramminger, D&A College; Christine Milne and Yhana Van Wees.

Sport for all!

The sport and leisure industry has become a major employer in recent years offering career opportunities for men and women from all backgrounds and D&A College plays a lead role in offering the qualifications needed to succeed in this area.

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Teachers and volunteers undertaking the Bikeability Cycle Trainer Assistant Award at Inverbrothock Primary School, Arbroath on Tuesday 14th February 2017.

£20,000 boost for Cycling in Angus Schools

A new £20,000 funded cycling initiative has just been launched in Angus to promote and provide cycle training for local youngsters.

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Parents and children enjoyed a speicial Future Me launch event, attended by childrens author Simon Puttock, in Glasgows Riverside Museum.

‘Future Me’ campaign launched

A new ‘Future Me’ campaign has been launched across Scotland as part of the early years initiative ‘Read, Write, Count’ for young children.

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The Power of the Poppy used inspiration from Flanders Field.

Enterprising award for Arbroath High’s poppy dress

Pupils from Arbroath High School were awarded the Enterprising Award for their ‘Power of the Poppy’ creation at the final of Junk Kouture Scotland 2017 at the SEC Armadillo last night (Thursday, February 9).

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19/01/11, TSPL, Scotsman, Features, Bell Rock Lighthouse, which sits on a reef 12 miles of the coast at Arbroath,Angus,. the Bell Rock celebrates its 200th anniversary next month.  Picture Rutherford

Lighthouses inspire young Scots to learn digital skills

They have kept generations of sailors safe from harm and are a familiar sight among Scotland’s coastal communities.

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Hayshead Primary School

Council calls for parents to focus on ‘child safety’

Concerned parents have spoken out about parking safety at a local primary school, after a child was struck by a car.

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Arbroath youngsters shortlisted for Junk Kouture grand final

Arbroath youngsters shortlisted for Junk Kouture grand final

Talented pupils from Arbroath High School have been shortlisted for the grand final of trash fashion competition Junk Kouture.

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D&A College Principal Grant Ritchie.

Top class performance from Dundee and Angus College

D&A College has once again taken top spot among Scotland’s Colleges with the publication of national performance indicators.

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Hayshead Primary School, Arbroath

Cash boost for Angus schools

Angus schools have been given a £2.1 million cash injection from the Scottish Government in the bid to raise attainment.

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ESOL (English for Speakers of Other Languages) student Karina Dmitrijeva enjoyed a taste of Scottish culture, haggis and neeps served piping hot at D&A Colleges Burns Lunch at the Angus campus. She is pictured with piper Jim Menzies.

Burns international appeal at D&A College’s Arbroath campus

A total of 50 international students enjoyed a real taste of Burns today (Monday, January 30), when they sampled haggis and stovies prepared by hospitality students at Restaurant 56 at D&A College’s Arbroath Campus.

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West End star Norman Bowman.

West End Star helps raise cash for school trip

A large crowd gathered in Arbroath Academy last Friday evening when former pupil and West End star Norman Bowman took to the stage.

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The Farmhouse Breakfast initiative session at St Thomas PS, Arbroath, on Monday, January 23.

Farmhouse Breakfast bigger and better than ever

This week is proving to be the biggest and best Angus Countryside Initiative (ACI) Farmhouse Breakfast Week yet, with the children having an even greater variety of breakfast foods to sample.

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Pupils Cameron White and Holly Hyland are pictured with the new kit.

Donation replaces school’s long-lost sports kit

A village school is enjoying a new-found team spirit after the replacement of its long-lost sports kit.

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Picture courtesy of National Museums of Scotland

ANGUSalive helps to reveal the mysteries of life on land

How life emerged from the seas to flourish on land is a question that has remained unanswered since the prehistoric age.

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Monifieth High School

Weather disrupts schools

The wintry weather has caused some disruption for the county’s schools this morning.

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D&A College open days next month

D&A College open days next month

D&A College staff are looking forward to welcoming visitors to the Gardyne, Arbroath and Kingsway Campuses on February 7, 8 and 9, respectively, when Open Days are taking place.

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Undergraduate application deadline is looming

Undergraduate application deadline is looming

Students planning to start an undergraduate course at university or college this autumn have until 6pm on Sunday, January 15, to submit their UCAS application.

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