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Orkney’s hidden secrets

Some of Orkney’s best known Neolithic attractions have been taking centre stage recently, thanks to the three-part BBC Two programme...

Trainspotting 2: what have Renton and his pals been up to for the last 20 years?

Hitting screens next week (27 January), Trainspotting 2 – or T2 as it is officially billed– is the hotly-anticipated sequel...

8 iconic film locations in Scotland

From settings for well-loved TV shows to famous film locations, Scotland’s jaw-dropping landscapes dazzle on screen, but nothing beats the...

8 ways to get into the festive spirit for less

Salisbury Crags, Edinburgh Picture this: festive fun which doesn’t break your budget. Could it be a Christmas miracle? That’s right...

Why No One Does Winter Like Scotland

It’s perhaps a bold claim to make that there’s nowhere quite like Scotland in winter, but we are sticking to...

10 interesting facts about Robert Burns

The world will soon again, on 25th January, be celebrating birthday of Robert Burns, Scotland’s best-loved son and its National...

12 iconic Scottish bridges

There is an impressive range of bridges in Scotland, many of which were designed by Scots and built by Scottish...

MOBO stars are coming out to light up the SSE Hydro this November

The countdown is on; tickets are now on sale for the 21st Music of Black Origin Awards (MOBO) which will...

Scotland’s 10 greatest man-made wonders that you simply MUST visit

We’re not lying when we say that Scotland is bursting with wonderful man-made wonders. When you combine an artistic flair...

Spark-tacular bonfire night fireworks displays in Scotland

Bonfire Night – what’s it all about? As November approaches, children and adults alike get those words marching round and...

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