A mention in the Alloa Advertiser

The Alloa Advertiser reported Mark Ruskell MSP’s plea to the Economy Secretary in Holyrood to fund feasibility studies into various rail projects in Mid Scotland & Fife. The Cabinet Secretary, Keith Brown MSP, replied that they would indeed consider all proposed projects and decide which to support, but that they must be put forward by the local councils in the first place, ‘whether it be St Andrews or Alloa and Dunfermline.’ Read More...

Looking back - 50 years ago (4)

The St Andrews Citizen continues the saga of the railway closure from 50 years ago, featuring the objections from the Merchants’ Association. Read More...

Looking back - 50 years ago (3)

The story of local rail closures from 50 years ago unfolds further in this week’s Fife Herald and St Andrews Citizen, where we read of objections submitted by Fife County Council and Fife Tourist Association. Read More...

Mention in Herald

A letter in today’s Herald points out that the St Andrews line was not closed on the advice of Dr Beeching. Read More...

Read the Policy Review

The Peter Brett Associates Policy Review can now be accessed on our site. Read More...