IT’S THE OIL, ISN’T IT?

There's been a lot of discussion over the future of North Sea Oil during the debate on independence. The 'Yes' and 'No' camps clearly...

Letter from Germany: “Energiewende”

The “Energiewende” (energy transformation) has been in the news again here. The basic problem is the rising cost of energy for consumers, both private...

LETTER FROM SCOTLAND 11th April 2014

We have spent much of this week discussing the Red Road flats. Should they be blown up as part of the opening ceremony of...

Scotland Decides ’14: has Better Together blown up?

By Arthur Midwinter, University of Edinburgh; John Curtice, Strathclyde University; Karly Kehoe, Glasgow Caledonian University, and Neil Blain, University of Stirling Former UK defence secretary...

The Odyssey of Acceptance

Someone recently asked me how I created an article from scratch. What was my ‘process’? To tell you the truth, the answer was woefully...

Rare Wallace and Bruce letters to go on display at Stirling Castle

Rare medieval letters relating to William Wallace and Robert the Bruce are to be exhibited together for the first time. The exhibition entitled ‘Wallace,...

Sisters raise a glass to women in whisky

The once stereotypical image of men in tweed conjured up by the words ‘whisky drinker’ is long gone in the drink’s spiritual home. There...

LETTER FROM SCOTLAND 4th April 2014

Tragedy is never far away. I live less than a mile from Liberton High School in Edinburgh where on Tuesday a 12 year old...

Institute of Financial Accountants

A budget review, business coaching, guidance on applying for research and development tax credits and a fair sprinkling of networking will all be on...

New Chair for insolvency group R3

HBJ Gateley's corporate restructuring partner, Tim Cooper, has been named as the new chair for Scotland of R3, the insolvency trade association. In accepting...