Lifestyle

Lifestyle

Stars lend their voices to band’s debut

When they record their new band’s first single most musicians ask their friends for some help.

Lifestyle
Top 10 most popular Mother’s Day gift purchases

Top 10 most popular Mother’s Day gift purchases

It’s Mother’s Day this Sunday - but what will you be buying?

Lifestyle
Lintrathen WRI members in 1987 at the Angus Federation SWRI annual show.

Down Memory Lane

We take a look at what was making the headlines locally on this week in 1987 and 2007.

Lifestyle
Tesco to cut petrol and diesel prices ahead of Mother’s Day

Tesco to cut petrol and diesel prices ahead of Mother’s Day

Tesco is to cut the cost of petrol and diesel by two pence per litre at all of its petrol stations this afternoon, Friday March 24.

Lifestyle
55 per cent of kids think their parents have super powers

55 per cent of kids think their parents have super powers

Kids really do think their parents are superheroes - with more than half believing their mums can read their MINDS, according to a study.

Lifestyle
Free family fun to welcome in the Spring

Free family fun to welcome in the Spring

A traditional Slavic Spring celebration will be making a splash at Arbroath this weekend as part of a multiculturalism project.

Lifestyle
The NYCoS is currently seeking new members, with a free workshop session in Forfar in June to recruit its latest cluster of talented youngsters.

Angus choir seeks talented recruits

The Angus branch of the National Youth Choir of Scotland (NYCoS) is now searching for its next cluster of budding young singers.

Lifestyle
Glamis Church.

Songs of Praise at Glamis kirk

A Scottish Songs of Praise will be hosted by Glamis, Inverarity & Kinnettles Parish Church, at Glamis Kirk on Sunday (March 26), at 6.30pm.

Lifestyle
Frank’s soulmate hopes for a    positive campaign outcome

Frank’s soulmate hopes for a positive campaign outcome

This could be a crucial year for Angus health campaigner Amanda Kopel who is hoping to see a successful conclusion to almost four years of lobbying the Scottish Government.

Lifestyle
Picture, from left -  Vinnie Brown, Craig Cantwell, Katie Nicoll, Corinne Ferdiinand, Heather Mallon and Elizabeth Duffy.

DD8 Music expands in to film and photography

DD8 Music has launched a new project designed to open up more avenues for and nurture the talent of the town’s youth.

Lifestyle
When do the clocks go forward this year?

When do the clocks go forward this year?

The light nights are coming - and hopefully they’ll bring some warmer weather with them.

Lifestyle
Around 180,000 families in Scotland will be eligible for Tax-Free Childcare

Government child care website now online

Millions of parents can pre-register from today (Wednesday) for the government’s new childcare offers, with the launch of a new Childcare Choices government website www.childcarechoices.gov.uk

Lifestyle
Teething problems at new campus

Teething problems at new campus

A number of issues have been identified at the new £38.9 million Forfar Community campus, which opened last month.

Lifestyle
Most Scots manage to 'find themselves' by the age of 29.

Scots settle into their own identites by the age of 29

*Scots finally know who they are and feel comfortable in their own skin at the age of 29 – but their sense of identity starts to fade at 58, according to new research.

Lifestyle

Watch millions of new 12-sided £1 coins being produced at Royal Mint

The new £1 coin is within striking distance as the Royal Mint makes preparations for it entering circulation next week.

Lifestyle
One in four Scottish millennials care more about their body image than career

One in four Scottish millennials care more about their body image than career

A new study has revealed that career aspirations are at the bottom rung of the ladder with young Scots, with two thirds happy to take a pay-cut if it meant achieving the perfect body.

Lifestyle
Angus Councillor Lynne Devine and volunteers.

Forfar in Flower has room to grow

The voluntary group which looks after planters and hanging baskets in Forfar has completed the renovation of the greenhouse which they use for growing their plants.

Lifestyle
NFU Scotland president Andrew McCornick.

Shoppers urged to buy Scottish amid ‘rotten’ Brazilian meat claims

Shoppers are being urged to buy Scottish in the wake of allegations that Brazilian meat processors are selling rotten beef and poultry.

Lifestyle
Staff who contributed to a charity a recipe book at Forfar's Harbro Country store were pictured on Monday at the book launch which marks their 40th anniversary.

Forfar staff raising dough with recipe book

Staff at Harbro Country Store have whipped up a recipe book in order raise some dough for charity as part of their 40th anniversary celebrations.

Lifestyle
Pictured from left, Andrea Logan Community Champion, Pam McVeigh and daughter Jill McVeigh, Calum Munro whose mum is on holiday, Dawn Shaw and daughter Cheryce Shaw and Store Manager Graham Mackenzie.

Mum’s the word at Forfar Asda

For ten colleagues at Forfar Asda, every day is a chance to spend quality time with their Mum - working side by side in store.

Lifestyle
Load more