Leuchars is situated on the peninsula lying between the estuaries of the Rivers Forth and Tay. It has a parish church, dating from the 12th century, which is considered by many experts to be the finest Norman church in Scotland. About half a mile from the village is the 16th century Earshall Castle and 3 miles outside the village is Tentsmuir National Nature Reserve/Kinshaldy Beach which provides plenty of scope for woodland and seaside walks.
There are frequent bus and train services to all parts of Fife and beyond. The railway station is a 10 minute walk from the village. There is ample car parking at a cost of £1.00 per day. The local bus services connect with St Andrews and Dundee every 10 minutes Monday to Saturday and every 20 minutes on Sundays.
Leuchars Community Council are unveiling the bespoke World War One Commemorative Benches we have had made for the village. We would like to invite villagers to come along on Friday 14th September at 10.45am to Junction Gardens when the benches will be unveiled. We are particularly keen to meet people at the event who may have had relatives from Leuchars who took part in the Great War.
Events planned for the Let's Light Up Leuchars fundraising are:
Ye Olde Hotel Fundraising Disco – 22 September from 8.00pm
Commercial Arms Bingo Night – 06 October starting at 7.00pm
Ye Olde Hotel Quiz Night and Big Raffle – 12 October starting at 7.30pm
Ye Olde Hotel Poker Night – 19 October starting at 7.30pm
Ye Olde Hotel Race Night – 03 November starting at 8.00pm
LLUL Switch On – 30 November timings to be confirmed
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