Latest news

Major Fife Showcase at Royal Highland Show

Tayport Distillery

Thousands of visitors are enjoying the chance to sample and buy some of the best Food and drink from Fife at this year’s Royal Highland Show. Eight businesses are representing the region on a specially designed group stand, through assistance from Fife Council’s Economic Development team and Food From Fife.

How Does Fife Benefit From The Edinburgh & South East Scotland City Region Deal?


Our job is to improve the quality of life for people who live in, work in or visit Fife. We want Fife’s economic performance to be exceptional, not just average. Despite all the changes and uncertainty in the world at present, we are forward-looking and ambitious for Fife.

(Photograph: Cllrs David Alexander and David Ross, Co-leaders, Fife Council)

HMS Queen Elizabeth successfully completes work package at Babcock’s Rosyth facility

Babcock HMS

Babcock International, the Aerospace and Defence company, has completed the first docking and maintenance period on HMS Queen Elizabeth at its Rosyth site.

After the planned six-week work package was successfully delivered, the Royal Navy’s Queen Elizabeth (QE) Class aircraft carrier departed Rosyth smoothly through the specially designed roller-fender system at high tide into the River Forth.

VeriCall to deliver 200 jobs to Fife with Scottish Enterprise Support


£1m RSA award from Scottish Enterprise for VeriCall to establish a Contact Centre in Kirkcaldy, providing 209 living wage jobs from 2019-21

Offshore Wind Supply Chain Opportunities Survey 2019

The Offshore Wind Sector has the potential to bring significant business opportunities to companies in our area and we want to ensure that they are able to capitalise on them.

To ensure that we are able to identify the current and potential offshore wind supply chain companies and their capabilities, we are asking you to complete this survey, by identifying what services you currently offer in other sectors that you believe could be transferred into offshore wind now, services which could be adapted for the offshore wind sector with appropriate support and services which you aspire to offer the sector in the future.

Thank you for your time and we encourage you to take 15 minutes to complete this survey, click here.

In this section

News archive

Sign up to our newsletter:

Twitter @investinfife