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16/Dec/2016 Post Office revamp

22/Sep/2016 Community Council

23/Jul/2016 Coffee with Cops

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Recent Forum Posts

I am still searching for Melvin Family Relatives in Leuchars, Fife....

Hi Dave I just saw your note. are you still interested ? My dad was an exchange officer in 1959, went to the village school and dad accepted th...

08/Mar/2014 Looking for my old car!
This is a real long shot but I'm trying to find my old blue triumph herald 13/60, registration RHA 49G. All I know is that it was sold to a guy i...

24/Sep/2012 Research
Hi Everyone,

I'm an American who lived in Leuchars twenty five years ago (my dad flew for the RAF for three years). I'm now t...

06/Aug/2011 Drill Hall?
Was there a drill hall in Leuchars in the late 1940's?...

21/Feb/2011 Guardbridge Hotel
I have image(s) of the bridge opening and will try and look them out for you. Regards Ian...

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28/Nov/2016 would love to hear all your stories - catch us on Facebook too under Hendies...
(photo) Ye Olde Hotel, Leuchars...

17/Jul/2016 Hello to Carroll Finnie . I think I may have met you before Sept 2006, My Mother Jeanne Ashenhurst was ch...
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11/May/2016 Nice...
(photo) School Hill, Leuchars...

02/Feb/2016 20.00 hrs - 20.45 hrs time of Snack and Chat...
(article) Snack and Chat in the Community Centre

22/Oct/2015 I attended this school in 1950 - 1954 (my father was stationed at RAF Leuchars - Mr Forsyth was still the...
(photo) The old Leuchars School. This is the infant class of 1946 with Mr Forsyth the he...

05/Jun/2015 William Borthwick was Minister of Leuchars in 1924 when he conducted the marriage ceremony for my grandpa...
(article) Leuchars in the 1920's

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13/Apr/2014 Fife Cares Bulletin

08/Feb/2013 Organ Donation

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Walking and Cycling

Need a break? Give your eyes a rest, get some fresh air and gentle excercise...take a walk or cycle around the village.

Maybe even venture into Tentsmuir Forest or along its sandy beach.

tentsmuir forest leaflet map

St Athernase

Standing proudly above the picturesque village of Leuchars in the historic Kingdom of Fife is the truly remarkable St Athernase Church. read more >>

St Athernase Leuchars

Earlshall Castle

Earlshall Castle, near Leuchars, has its origins in the 16th C. It is currently lived in as a privately owned home, not open to the public. It gardens are quite spectacular. read more >>

Earlshall Castle

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About Leuchars
Leuchars is located on the east coast of Scotland in Fife, near St Andrews.

St Andrews University is just 6 miles from Leuchars.

Leuchars has good bus and rail links. The railway car park has recently been upgraded and accommodates more parking spaces. A covered walkway is also in situ. There are busses every 15 minutes to Dundee and St Andrews.

A ten-minute drive leads to Tentsmuir Forest and Kinshaldy Beach beyond. Enjoy miles of clean, sandy beaches.

Dundee and St Andrews are within easy commuting distance.

Dundee, Scotlands 4th largest city offers Cinemas, a leisure centre, Ice rink, Repertory Theatre, and for the ladies shops galore.

Nearby St Andrews has a leisure centre, Byre Theatre and Cinema.

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