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Literary tales from Scotland’s pubs and bars

by August 28, 2014

William Faulkner once said, “The tools I need for my work are paper, tobacco, food, and a little whisky.” If...

Celebrate 50 years of the Forth Road Bridge at the Forth Bridges Festival

by August 20, 2014

The Forth Rail and Road Bridges are amongst Scotland’s best-known sights, transporting thousands of travellers to and from the Kingdom...

An interview with… Peter May

by August 12, 2014

Peter May has had a fascinating career, from his early days dreaming of becoming a novelist, to his current position...

Hebtember 2014: enjoy an island adventure this September

by July 30, 2014

Making plans for September? If you’ve been searching for something extra special then look no further! Check out Hebtember 2014,...

The Wild Dolphins of Aberdeen

by July 3, 2014

There’s a new type of dolphin to look out for in Aberdeen this summer. These colourful new inhabitants have unique...

Comics, quizzes and cosplay at Glasgow Comic Con 2014

by July 1, 2014

If the words “jings”, “crivens” and “help ma Boab” mean anything to you, you’ll know that comics have been an important...

Belle: the painting which inspired the big screen

by June 10, 2014

You may have heard many exciting things about the new major feature film Belle, but did you know that the...

Talking about GENERATION

by May 2, 2014

GENERATION is an ambitious free arts programme running until 30 November and is part of Homecoming Scotland 2014 CELEBRATING 25 YEARS of contemporary...

Catch Frankie Boyle, Eleanor Catton and many more at Glasgow’s Aye Write! Book Festival

by March 31, 2014

  Aye Write! – perhaps the best-named of all the Scottish book festivals – returns to Glasgow’s Mitchell Library on...

Venetian art, logarithms and art by Timmy Mallett: Scotland’s newest exhibitions

by March 28, 2014

Scotland’s museums, galleries and visitor attractions offer a great experience any day of the year, but never more so than...

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