Scottish Voices: From Iona, with answered prayers

By Keith Roberts We had watched the catch being landed earlier in the day. Drizzled with garlic butter the langoustines stared up at us, fresh...

Scottish Voices: 290 children gather to see torch in Tomintoul

By Gillian Lambie Over 290 school children will descend on Tomintoul, Moray, for a once in a lifetime opportunity to see the Olympic Torch. The primary...
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Scottish Voices: Tony Blair was right

By Sam Bradley Speaking at the Leveson Inquiry, Tony Blair said something quite prescient, though he might not have meant to. “You can’t disagree with...

Scottish Voices: The Journey – A Close Call with Death

By Martin Conroy During those dark, cold, miserable winter months early in 1979, a soon-to-be 41 year old woman found herself visiting her doctor complaining...

Scottish Voices: Artist decries conceptual art

By Stewart Bremner In the middle week of April, a friend and I took a trip through England, visiting many big public galleries. In London...
A plain pack of cigarettes

Scottish Voices: CRUK-The Answer is Plain

By Suzanne Fernando As a cervical cancer survivor I’m urging everyone to back Cancer Research UK’s latest campaign -The answer is plain. It calls for...