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Explore the Edinburgh of Sherlock Holmes

14 October 2017 marks the 125th anniversary of the publication of the first collection of Sherlock Holmes stories, The Adventures of...

Interview with crime writer Helen Fields…Perfect Prey

Following in the bloody footprints of the likes of Ian Rankin, Val McDermid and Peter May, author Helen Fields is...

Happy World Fringe Day!

Did you know 11 July 2017 is the first ever World Fringe Day? This celebration of the largest arts festival...

Fantastic arts and culture events in 2017

Do you know what kind of entertainment you like, but not where to go and see it? Then you’re in...

Meet the stars of Scotland’s performing arts

The performing arts are the beating heart of Scottish cultural life both at home and abroad. Shining examples of imagination,...

11 breathtaking photos of Orkney

Orkney is a place of real contrasts. One minute you can be wandering through one of the islands’ bustling towns or...

Books, bowling and Broadway at LGBT History Month 2015

Hogmanay in Scotland is always a night to remember, but for some revellers last year’s celebrations were particularly memorable! On...

Get reading for Book Week Scotland 2014

I wouldn’t normally recommend getting lost when you’re in Scotland, but I’ll make an exception for Book Week. Taking place...

Talkin’ ‘bout my Regeneration – Pat Barker’s WWI novel comes to the stage

  I am making this statement as an action of willful defiance of military authority, because I believe the war...

An interview with… Peter May

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

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