A new BBC Two Scotland documentary sees Dundee-raised Hollywood actor Brian Cox discover the fascinating stories of Scots who made Russia their own. Michael Alexander reports.
Fifty years ago, Scotland’s football team became unofficial world champions. Michael Alexander reports.
Michael Alexander investigates the hundreds of shipwrecks that can be found in the seas off Courier Country.
He is the best-selling Scottish crime author with a mortuary dissection room named after him at Ninewells Hospital in Dundee and a back catalogue of fiction that make him one of the most successful writers in Scotland.
A BBC2 documentary broadcast on Monday April 17 focuses on world-renowned landscape photographer Colin Prior. Michael Alexander spoke to him about his work.
The astonishing decades-long quest by a Dundee man to reunite his family of 17 siblings will be told in a BBC Scotland programme. Michael Alexander reports.
As famine in Africa leads aid agencies to warn of potential starvation for 20 million people, three Courier Country humanitarian aid workers, with different experiences in Greece, Turkey and Sarajevo, tell Michael Alexander about life on the front lines.
As the Scottish Grand Prix Table Football Championships are held in Renfrew on April 8-9, Michael Alexander speaks to a lifelong Subbuteo enthusiast from Dundee.
As a long-established British wildlife artist, Jonathan Sainsbury has spent a lifetime observing and drawing the natural world. And these days some of his greatest inspirations can be found in Perthshire where he and his wife now live. Michael Alexander met him at home in Comrie.
Michael Alexander speaks to renowned American artist, activist and academic Joseph DeLappe who reveals why Dundee already feels “so much like home” since he took on a top job at Abertay University.