As St Andrews-raised musician Steve Mason’s solo UK tour brings him to Dundee, he speaks to Michael Alexander about the rise and fall of The Beta Band, his struggles with mental health – and becoming a dad.
‘Suddenly we were one country, one people’: Tayside and Fife Germans recall the fall of the Berlin Wall 30 years ago
Michael Alexander speaks to Courier Country Germans and a St Andrews University academic about the 30th anniversary of the fall of the Berlin Wall and the lessons learned – on both sides.
Climate crisis brings ‘challenge and opportunity’, says new chief executive of Fife Coast and Countryside Trust
Michael Alexander speaks to the new chief executive of Fife Coast and Countryside Trust Jeremy Harris about the challenges ahead and his vision for the future.
The art of drawing in Scotland is being celebrated in a new three-month exhibition that opens at St Andrews Museum in St Andrews on November 9 before embarking on a tour.
Catalan scholar Clara Ponsati delays extradition court fight after receipt of ‘rambling’ arrest warrant from Spain
A St Andrews University academic fighting extradition from the UK for her role in Catalonia’s unsanctioned 2017 independence referendum has delayed handing herself into the Scottish authorities.
Dundee Michelin closure announcement first anniversary: ‘Closing of one door is opening of another’, say management
Michael Alexander speaks to management and trade unions about their hopes for the future on the first anniversary of Dundee Michelin’s closure announcement.