TV could be next plot twist in farmer’s remarkable story

Crime-writing farmer James Oswald’s works could soon be on TV, four years after a chance conversation stopped him quitting writing to farm full-time.

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Harry Hill a favourite among Perth prisoners

He presents You’ve Been Framed!, so perhaps it should be no surprise that Harry Hill feels like a friend to Perth prisoners.

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Watch: Dundee Literary Festival stars pick their favourite words

From futtock to obsequious and from embroglio to wersh, writers who took part in this year's Dundee Literary Festival have picked their favourite ...

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Selling up, heading out

A random comment last September was what started the ball rolling for Sue Petrie and her husband Gus.

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Education v Vacation: taking off in term time

With many parents choosing to take family holidays during the school year to avoid increased costs, Jack McKeown asks if it is acceptable to break ...

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E-petition forces Westminster debate on cost of family holidays

The controversy over companies charging extra during school holidays will be debated today after an e-petition received almost 170,000 signatures.

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