Evening Telegraph

Tue, 28 Jan 2020 21:38:40 +0000
Hibs 4-2 Dundee Utd: Doidge hat-trick downs Tangerines in Scottish Cup thriller
Christian Doidge's hat-trick brought Dundee United's extraordinary unbeaten run to an end as they were dumped out of the cup by Hibs at Easter Road.

Tue, 28 Jan 2020 16:01:58 +0000
Unconventional winger Crankshaw aims to be refreshing signing for Dundee
He may not have followed a conventional route into the Dundee first team but new boy Ollie Crankshaw hopes he is exactly what the club are looking for.

Tue, 28 Jan 2020 15:11:18 +0000
VIDEO UPDATE: Man, 18, arrested in connection with alleged sexual assault in Dundee
A teenager has been arrested in connection with a serious sexual assault in Dundee.

Tue, 28 Jan 2020 14:38:19 +0000
Man remanded for alleged attempted robbery on 76-year-old woman in Dundee
A man has been remanded in custody over claims that he tried to rob a 76-year-old woman in Dundee.

Tue, 28 Jan 2020 14:30:32 +0000
Man admits being in Dundee home of partner despite court order forbidding him to do so
A man has admitted contacting his partner despite a court having ordered him not to do so.

Tue, 28 Jan 2020 14:00:29 +0000
Tributes paid to beloved Dundee busker after his death aged 55
Tributes have been pouring in for one of Dundee's most famous musicians Alan McWilliam who died after a long illness aged 55.

Tue, 28 Jan 2020 13:45:07 +0000
Tayside and Highland pupils design solutions to loneliness and isolation at V&A Dundee
Scottish secondary pupils are designing solutions to loneliness and isolation in schools at a design jam today, working with V&A Dundee.

Tue, 28 Jan 2020 13:25:43 +0000
Hibs and Dundee United bosses know replay ‘huge’ as Tangerines plot cup upset
Robbie Neilson expects to have almost a full complement to choose from tonight as he plots a Scottish Cup shock at Easter Road.

Tue, 28 Jan 2020 12:39:12 +0000
McPake willing to take responsibility for Dundee’s poor form in wake of loss to Pars
Dundee manager James McPake says he must “take the hit” for their inconsistent form this season in the wake of their latest loss at Dunfermline.

Tue, 28 Jan 2020 12:30:11 +0000
Game raises £333 for teen
A fundraising wheelchair basketball game has raised hundreds of pounds.

Tue, 28 Jan 2020 12:00:11 +0000
Dundee United out to show their credentials tonight against Hibs in cup replay
Peter Pawlett says Dundee United are determined to show their Premiership credentials at Easter Road tonight.

Tue, 28 Jan 2020 11:43:49 +0000
Louise, 10, wins V&A Dundee comic competition
A 10-year-old girl will see her artwork displayed at the V&A Dundee after being unveiled as the winner of a world-record breaking competition.

Tue, 28 Jan 2020 10:39:40 +0000
Stoke eye late move for Shankland, joining interest from Rangers, Celtic and QPR
Stoke City are the latest club to be linked with a move for Dundee United’s star striker Lawrence Shankland.

Tue, 28 Jan 2020 10:30:24 +0000
Vote here: City clubs battle for your votes in the Dundee Sports Awards
It’s time to salute the City of Discovery’s stand-out clubs as Leisure and Culture Dundee – and the Tele – need your help to decide 2019’s finest.

Tue, 28 Jan 2020 10:30:05 +0000
Full-scale emergency response as kayaker found at Montrose railway station
A lone kayaker was at the centre of a full-scale emergency operation in Montrose at the weekend – before being found at the town’s railway station.

Tue, 28 Jan 2020 10:24:16 +0000
VIDEO: Teen arrested in connection with alleged serious sexual assault in Dundee
A teenager has been arrested in connection with an alleged serious sexual assault in Dundee.

Tue, 28 Jan 2020 10:13:42 +0000
Man, 33, arrested after allegedly attempting to steal handbag from pensioner outside Dundee housing complex
A man has been arrested and charged following the alleged attempted robbery of a 76-year-old woman in the Hilltown area of Dundee.

Tue, 28 Jan 2020 10:00:53 +0000
‘No wonder they want to come back’ – Dundee ambassadors welcome Big Weekend return
Local music stars and other city ambassadors have welcomed the news a major BBC music festival is returning to Dundee.

Tue, 28 Jan 2020 10:00:42 +0000
Foodbank collection for pets launches in Arbroath
A pet shop owner has launched a new foodbank - for animals.

Tue, 28 Jan 2020 09:50:43 +0000
Public views sought over new coastal path between Monifieth and Broughty Ferry
Transport bosses are seeking the public’s views on improved walking and cycling routes between Monifieth and Broughty Ferry.

Tue, 28 Jan 2020 09:10:55 +0000
Dundee businessman Furqan helping promote firms worldwide
A Dundee businessman is now part of a trading platform which aims to help UK businesses expand into international markets.

Tue, 28 Jan 2020 09:06:59 +0000
Man accused of severely injuring man during alleged attack in Dundee pub
A man has appeared in court charged with severely injuring another man in a city pub.

Tue, 28 Jan 2020 09:00:34 +0000
Fears after child is approached by stranger outside Dundee primary school
Fears have been raised after a primary school pupils was approached by a stranger outside a city primary school.

Tue, 28 Jan 2020 09:00:20 +0000
SPONSORED: Go green as a new electric coach service launches in Dundee
Dundee is less than four months away from welcoming the UK’s first electric intercity coach service, running four return trips to Edinburgh per day.

Tue, 28 Jan 2020 09:00:14 +0000
Dundee’s Hawkin’s Bazaar branch forced to close as chain goes into administration
The Dundee branch of Hawkin's Bazaar has closed after the company plunged into administration last week.

Tue, 28 Jan 2020 08:58:53 +0000
Proposal for 158 new homes in Wormit approved
An application to build 158 new homes in north-east Fife has been given the go-ahead by the local authority.

Tue, 28 Jan 2020 08:50:38 +0000
Half of plans for Dundee ‘digital phonebooths’ withdrawn
Eight out of 16 digital phonebooths proposed for Dundee city centre have been withdrawn by the advertising firm partnering with the council on the project.

Tue, 28 Jan 2020 08:48:52 +0000
Dundee University researchers take step forward in efforts to develop male contraceptive
Researchers at the University of Dundee have developed a fully automated robotic screening system which allows them to rapidly test the effect of drugs and other chemicals on human sperm.

Tue, 28 Jan 2020 08:17:16 +0000
Man denies repeatedly punching two women and damaging property at Dundee flat
A 34-year-old man has denied attacking his partner before damaging property.

Tue, 28 Jan 2020 08:04:46 +0000
Dundee group launched to support parents of youngsters with anxiety
A mum whose daughter suffers from severe anxiety has launched a support group for parents.

Tue, 28 Jan 2020 07:40:14 +0000
Three Dundee care workers to face trial over claims they took mentally disabled patient to strip night
Three care workers are to face trial accused of taking a mentally disabled patient from a nursing home to a strip night and allowing a naked male adult entertainer to sit on her knee.

Tue, 28 Jan 2020 07:08:16 +0000
EWAN GURR: ‘Time for the UK to take its place on world stage again’
The EU Withdrawal Agreement Act has been signed into law and on Friday we fire the starting gun on the transition period which signals the beginning of our exit from the European Union.

Mon, 27 Jan 2020 19:00:11 +0000
EWAN GURR: V&A’s £75m boost to economy is fantastic – but £1bn black hole is worrying
I absolutely love my city and was delighted to read that the V&A museum has been responsible for a £75 million boost to the economy.

Mon, 27 Jan 2020 18:31:19 +0000
Danny Johnson leaves Dundee for English League Two side Leyton Orient
Striker Danny Johnson has signed an 18-month deal with Leyton Orient after leaving Dundee.

Mon, 27 Jan 2020 16:06:03 +0000
Mental health charity launches new cooking course for young people in Dundee
A new cooking project has been launched by a charity which focuses on youth mental health.

Mon, 27 Jan 2020 15:36:20 +0000
Christina McKelvie MSP to be keynote speaker at Dundee Women’s Festival 2020 as full programme released
Christina McKelvie MSP is to be the keynote speaker at Dundee Women's Festival 2020.

Mon, 27 Jan 2020 15:11:52 +0000
Man raises £500 for Dundee MS therapy centre in memory of brother who died from disease
A Stobswell man has raised £500 to go towards a multiple sclerosis (MS) support centre.

Mon, 27 Jan 2020 13:47:26 +0000
Angus man denies making sexual remarks during phone calls to six different women
Mark Cooney, of Anderson Court, Carnoustie, denies making sexual remarks in phone calls to six different women.

Mon, 27 Jan 2020 13:42:22 +0000
Dunfermline ‘not getting carried away’ as they close gap on Dundee to a single point
Dunfermline manager Stevie Crawford insists his side won’t be getting carried away as they closed the gap to Dundee and the promotion play-offs to one point.

Mon, 27 Jan 2020 13:32:29 +0000
Dundee MSP visits Ninewells acute stroke unit to see how new facility is operating
Dundee East MSP Shona Robison visited the acute stroke unit at Ninewells following her recent meeting with the Stroke Association Scotland.

Mon, 27 Jan 2020 13:24:46 +0000
Dundee seal loan return for Celtic goalkeeper Conor Hazard
Dundee have confirmed the signing of goalkeeper Conor Hazard on loan from Celtic for the rest of the season.

Mon, 27 Jan 2020 13:21:11 +0000
Caley Thistle manager John Robertson says title is Dundee United’s to lose
John Robertson declared the Championship title is now Dundee United’s to lose as he warned his Inverness side they are now in a fight to the finish for second spot.

Mon, 27 Jan 2020 13:19:50 +0000
Former Hearts skipper and Scotland star Berra leads Dundee’s January shopping list
Dundee have launched a bid to bring frozen-out Hearts star Christophe Berra to the club.

Mon, 27 Jan 2020 13:19:28 +0000
IN PICTURES: Riders from Dundee equestrian centre saddle up for Oz bush fire victims
A charity horse ride has raised hundreds of pounds to help animal victims of Australia’s bush fires.

Mon, 27 Jan 2020 13:00:43 +0000
Shock as two vehicles catch fire in busy residential street in Dundee
The owner of a car which caught fire on Saturday night has described the horror of seeing his vehicle go up in flames right outside his house.

Mon, 27 Jan 2020 12:12:26 +0000
Gaffer Neilson hails gritty performance as Dundee United battle for a point against Morton
Boss Robbie Neilson has hailed the Dundee United faithful for sticking with his side as they came within moments of a shock home defeat to Morton.

Mon, 27 Jan 2020 11:38:50 +0000
Tayside police appeal for information after cash stolen from butchers in early morning break-in
Police Scotland are appealing for information about by a theft by housebreaking from a butcher’s shop in Percy Street, Stanley, in the early hours of Friday January 24.

Mon, 27 Jan 2020 11:20:56 +0000
Biffy Clyro, Calvin Harris and Harry Styles to headline Radio 1’s Big Weekend in Dundee
Dundee has been confirmed as the location for Radio 1's Big Weekend, with Scots rockers Biffy Clyro and DJ Calvin Harris among the headline acts.

Mon, 27 Jan 2020 11:00:29 +0000
Disabled thief begs for shorter curfew because he lives up a hill
A one-legged crook told a sheriff his curfew hours should be cut –because he lives up a hill.

Mon, 27 Jan 2020 10:53:55 +0000
Another defeat for Dundee will leave alarm bells ringing for Dens gaffer McPake
If they weren’t already ringing, the alarm bells surrounding Dundee’s season will be sounding considerably louder after Friday night’s defeat at Dunfermline.

Mon, 27 Jan 2020 10:30:54 +0000
Video: Motorists shocked at footage which shows no driver at wheel of car on Dundee’s Kingsway
These shocking pictures show the moment a car flew down Kingsway West – without anyone at the wheel.

Mon, 27 Jan 2020 10:13:03 +0000
VIDEO: Clark’s make biggest-ever Dundee cake to celebrate Radio 1’s Big Weekend coming to city
Local bakers Clark's have been called in to help announce Radio 1's Big Weekend coming to the City of Discovery - by making their biggest ever Dundee cake.

Mon, 27 Jan 2020 09:46:50 +0000
Agreement sees Dundee’s diabetes expertise exported to Afghanistan
Dundee University is to work with diabetes patients in Afghanistan, as part of a £7 million project.

Mon, 27 Jan 2020 09:23:49 +0000
Works to Broughty Ferry rail underpass will begin next month
Works to the Broughty Ferry pedestrian underpass at the train station is set to begin next month.

Mon, 27 Jan 2020 09:16:44 +0000
Dundee teen Jack chasing Paralympic dream in the face of doubters
On the face of it, Jack Milne is just like any other kid.

Mon, 27 Jan 2020 09:01:00 +0000
Controversial no-smoking policy punishes fewer than five Dundee City Council workers
A controversial no-smoking policy imposed on Dundee City Council staff a year ago has so far punished fewer than five rule-breakers.

Mon, 27 Jan 2020 08:55:08 +0000
Dinner at Dundee country resort to raise funds for two local children’s charities
A charity dinner to raise money for youngsters across Dundee will take place in March.

Mon, 27 Jan 2020 08:46:35 +0000
Two men accused of attacking woman, man and bouncer at nightclub in Dundee
Mark Paton, of Hebrides Drive, and Kieran Beattie, of Buttar’s Place, are accused of carrying out attacks in a city nightclub.

Mon, 27 Jan 2020 08:43:48 +0000
Dundee lad Billy, 7, joins dad in head shave to raise money for cancer charity
A seven-year-old boy from Dundee and his dad have "braved the shave" together to raise hundreds of pounds for a cancer support charity.

Mon, 27 Jan 2020 07:30:43 +0000
Grove Academy pupils set up ‘swap shops’ in bid to discourage fast fashion in Dundee
Grove Academy pupils are doing their bit to discourage “fast fashion”.

Sun, 26 Jan 2020 15:46:22 +0000
‘It isn’t a big deal and it saves lives’: Dundee mum-of-three who battled cervical cancer and sepsis urges women to get smear tests
A Kirkton mum-of-three who battled cervical cancer and sepsis before the age of 30 has urged women to attend their smear test appointments because "you never think it's going to happen to you".

Sun, 26 Jan 2020 13:50:59 +0000
Dundee patients ‘lose track’ of amount of calls made to GP to book appointments
Fed-up Dundonians are regularly making hundreds of calls to their GP every time they try and book an appointment, according to an Evening Telegraph online poll.

Sun, 26 Jan 2020 13:40:25 +0000
Exclusive: Hibs kid Fraser Murray set for Dundee loan
Hibs youngster Fraser Murray is set to join Dundee on loan until the end of the season, Tele Sport can exclusively reveal.

Sun, 26 Jan 2020 11:53:38 +0000
Tech Talk: Derek Uchman reviews gadgets that are good for your health
January is a depressing time of the year. And February isn’t much better. Thankfully, though, there are gadgets which can banish those winter blues. Let’s give them a spin

Sun, 26 Jan 2020 09:48:12 +0000
Stalingrad Foundation praises Tayside man’s research on Dundee’s links to wartime Russia
A foundation that is flying a man to Russia to visit the one-time city of Stalingrad has praised his research paper exposing the wartime links between the metropolis and Dundee.

Sun, 26 Jan 2020 08:44:35 +0000
Irate prisoner hurled abuse and exposed himself to female staff in Perth Prison
An inmate who hurled a stream of abuse at two female prison officers before exposing himself to them has been told to behave himself.

Sun, 26 Jan 2020 08:27:49 +0000
Rally driver Craig tells Dundee primary school pupils that his dad inspired him
A rally co-driver visited Rosebank Primary School to talk about his hobby.

Sun, 26 Jan 2020 06:51:43 +0000
BLETHER: Five North of Tay Cup Finals but just one success for Broughty goalie Ally
Tele columnist John Brown has previously "blethered" about Ally Martin, a well-decorated junior player in the Dundee area. 

Sat, 25 Jan 2020 17:00:25 +0000
Dundee Utd 1-1 Greenock Morton: Late Shankland header saves Tangerines’ unbeaten run
A last-gasp Lawrence Shankland header saved Dundee United's unbeaten record, which now stretches to 14 games, after a 1-1 home draw with Morton.

Sat, 25 Jan 2020 11:16:12 +0000
Brexit countdown: Have Dundonians been preparing ahead of exit from the EU?
It's been three and a half years since the UK voted to leave the European Union - presumably giving Britons plenty of time to prepare for every doom-laden scenario put forward throughout these tumultuous times.

Sat, 25 Jan 2020 11:05:17 +0000
Plans for new ‘affordable’ homes in Dundee green-lit by council planners
Plans to build eight new "affordable" homes on brownfield land in Dundee have been signed off by city planners.

Sat, 25 Jan 2020 09:00:40 +0000
Biker crashed into two cars after speeding through red light in busy area in Dundee
A motorcyclist drove through a red light before crashing into two cars while being chased by police.

Sat, 25 Jan 2020 09:00:37 +0000
Frustration at lack of pace on ‘revelatory’ drug service reforms in Dundee
Experts have expressed some concerns over the rate at which changes are being made to Dundee drug services as the city fights to reduce the number of deaths related to substance misuse.

Sat, 25 Jan 2020 09:00:23 +0000
‘Clean Rabbie’s napper’: Tele’s call to Dundee City Council to get bird dirt off statue’s head
Scotland's national bard will be celebrated across the world tomorrow but the Tele has issued one demand to the city council ahead of Burns Night: Clean Rabbie's napper.

Sat, 25 Jan 2020 09:00:20 +0000
Dundee man’s boozy McDonald’s attack on pal who bit his finger
A church volunteer thumped a friend who bit his finger while trying to chomp into a McDonald’s burger.

Sat, 25 Jan 2020 09:00:16 +0000
Dundee’s forgotten war poet Joseph to be revisited by archivists
Dundee's forgotten war poet Joseph Lee has been featured in a historical review of the city's "fighter writers" and been compared to literary giants Wilfred Owen and Siegfried Sassoon.

Sat, 25 Jan 2020 09:00:08 +0000
Shock for city centre as popular bakery announces closure in Dundee
One of the city centre's longest-running bakeries looks set to close after to let signs were placed on the building.

Sat, 25 Jan 2020 08:43:00 +0000
Vandalism at Dundee Technology Park slammed as ‘mindless’ by workers
Business owners at Dundee Technology Park have hit out at the "mindless vandalism" which has seen vehicles in their car park being targeted.

Sat, 25 Jan 2020 08:10:09 +0000
Calum Woodger: ‘Win over Morton looks a certainty – but Dundee United must be wary’
There should only be one outcome from Dundee United’s clash with Morton at Tannadice today and that is another Tangerines win.

Sat, 25 Jan 2020 07:29:55 +0000
Chart-topper KT Tunstall inspires local pupils during visit to Dundee High School
Chart-topping artist KT Tunstall inspired pupils at Dundee High yesterday with a performance of some of her biggest songs.

Sat, 25 Jan 2020 07:00:59 +0000
Police appeal for information following vandalism to vehicles at car park near Ninewells Hospital
Police have appealed for information following a spate of vandalism which left many cars badly damaged in a car park near Ninewells Hospital.

Sat, 25 Jan 2020 06:05:23 +0000
‘Nobody at Dundee United is thinking about Hibs’ says coach Forrest
"Nobody is thinking about Hibs" at Tannadice as Dundee United aim to take a step closer to the Championship title today against Morton.

Fri, 24 Jan 2020 20:54:19 +0000
Dunfermline 2-0 Dundee: Miserable Dee slump to Pars defeat
Dundee slumped to their second league defeat on the spin as Dunfermline closed the gap between the sides to one point.

Fri, 24 Jan 2020 15:36:11 +0000
Howff burial ground open as normal after shutting for 24 hours
Dundee City Council has reopened The Howff burial ground after it remained closed for 24 hours.

Fri, 24 Jan 2020 15:22:52 +0000
Two Tayside residents cleared of deadly coronavirus
Two Tayside residents who were taken into testing have been cleared of the deadly coronavirus.

Fri, 24 Jan 2020 14:28:22 +0000
Amphetamine, heroin and 80,000 counterfeit cigarettes seized during police raids in Dundee over past week
Police in Dundee have arrested 65 people over the past week for crimes relating to violence, drugs, domestic abuse or on outstanding warrants.

Fri, 24 Jan 2020 14:00:42 +0000
Calls for council to renew efforts to find Dundee station tenants after shop deal collapse
Calls have been made for Dundee City Council to double down on efforts to fill vacant units at the Waterfront after a seemingly surefire retail deal fell through.

Fri, 24 Jan 2020 14:00:26 +0000
Callachan aiming to end below Par East End record with Dark Blues
East End Park is a venue Ross Callachan is no stranger to.

Fri, 24 Jan 2020 13:15:26 +0000
Can you help us find people to share their experiences of hate crime, prejudice or discrimination?
The Evening Telegraph is constantly looking to speak to people with engaging, interesting and important stories to tell.

Fri, 24 Jan 2020 12:47:36 +0000
Dundee’s Jack Hamilton left ‘hurting’ in dressing-room after Motherwell clash, claims McPake
Dundee manager James McPake says goalkeeper Jack Hamilton was left "hurting" in the dressing-room after his clanger against Motherwell.

Fri, 24 Jan 2020 12:29:26 +0000
Police hunting man who stepped onto road in Perth and nearly caused a crash before hurling abuse at the driver
Police are trying to trace a man who stepped out into a road in Perth in front of a car and kicked it as it passed before opening the boot of the vehicle and shouting verbal abuse at the driver and her two young children.

Fri, 24 Jan 2020 12:00:14 +0000
Osman Sow could get chance to revive Dundee United career in Morton clash, as loan spell ends
Striker Osman Sow has given head coach Robbie Neilson “a great headache”, according to assistant Gordon Forrest.

Fri, 24 Jan 2020 11:25:57 +0000
SPONSORED: Sail through Veganuary with Dundee’s best vegan restaurants
Are you attempting Veganuary? Or are you making a permanent switch to a vegan lifestyle?

Fri, 24 Jan 2020 11:05:52 +0000
Ian Harkes reflects on whirlwind year at Tannadice ahead of Dundee United’s clash with Morton
Midfielder Ian Harkes has had a whirlwind 12 months at Dundee United but it’s all coming together for the American.

Fri, 24 Jan 2020 10:26:36 +0000
Everything you need to know about the man who inspired Burns Night
As Scotland gets ready to celebrate Burns Night 2020, we take a look at the man who inspired the annual celebration, Robert Burns.

Fri, 24 Jan 2020 10:18:17 +0000
Tayside footballer accused of intentionally getting booked for betting scam in tie against Hibs
A Scottish League 2 footballer is among four Angus men to have appeared in court over an alleged £16,000 betting scam.

Fri, 24 Jan 2020 10:17:23 +0000
Police searching for trio after early morning raid on Perthshire village shop
Police are appealing for information after three people were seen running from a shop in a Perthshire village following an attempted break-in.

Fri, 24 Jan 2020 09:44:48 +0000
Dundee £60m superschool ‘would help to improve pupil performance’
Replacing two “inadequate” schools in the east end of Dundee with a £60 million “superschool” is a significant opportunity to improve pupil performance, council chiefs say.

Fri, 24 Jan 2020 09:43:50 +0000
Fire-damaged Dundee church to remain an ‘eyesore’ as plans to convert it into flats are stalled
Plans to convert a fire-ravaged church into housing have stalled due to a lack of connections to water supplies and sewer systems.

Fri, 24 Jan 2020 09:25:12 +0000
Tributes to popular Dundee hairdresser Glenda Logue after death, aged 66
Tributes have been paid to one of Dundee's best known hairdressers Glenda Logue who died just a few weeks before her 67th birthday.

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