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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Is history right? Or was Dundee’s Preston Watson the first to make a powered flight?

Everyone knows the Wright brothers made the first powered flight. Or did they? A new book claims a young man from Dundee may have flown the world’s ...

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Amy Mason wins Dundee International Book Prize 2014

An Oxfordshire woman who says writing “changed my life” has won the Dundee International Book Prize 2014.

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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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