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Burns Night – the tradition and history

Happy Burns Night!  Ready for a night of food, poetry and music but unsure where to start?  Here’s everything you need to know about the tradition. Also …

Christmas traditions from around the world: Poland

Have you ever wondered what traditions Polish people have when celebrating Christmas? A look into the customs and traditions of how people of Poland celebrate …

New devolved benefit to support parents in Scotland comes into force

The Scottish Government has launched the new scheme to support new and expecting parents. This comes as one of the 11 benefits recently devolved to

Rabbie Burns’ engagement spot gets restoration go ahead

Lovers, Slave’s and poems – Preserving Rabbie Burns   The rumoured spot where famed poet and womaniser Rabbie Burns proposed to his lover Highland …

Say You’ll Be There: Spice Girls Tour officially announced

The Spice Girls have announced a six-date UK tour for next summer with tickets set to go on sale this Friday. The four girls, excluding Victoria Beckham, are …

Covering The Bases episode 5- Buddies, Bhoys And Barton

Darren, Ewan and Sean return for another look at the Scottish sporting world. They offer their views on Scotland’s third place finish in the Six Nations. …

Covering The Bases: Sports Podcast: Episode Three : Old Firm, Friends And Frauds

  Darren and Sean present episode 3 of CTB and discuss the issues around Scott McTominay choosing Scotland over England. They look at the upcoming Old …

Loneliness is causing elderly Scots mental health problems, new research suggests

A quarter of Scots over 65 have experienced mental health issues as a result of loneliness, according to new research by two leading charities. The survey, …

Young Langside Basketball Sensation Set for Scotland

CHRIS MCQUADE meets the 6’5″ basketball sensation from Langside set to represent Scotland this summer Scotland is not a land of giants. The average …

Sheridan’s Shock Return

The veteran politician and campaigner on his return to Scottish politics. by PETER CASSIDY FORMER Scottish Socialist Party MSP, outspoken personality and …