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Travel: Australia’s east coast

May 20 2017

When I first ventured out to Australia in the 1990s getting Down Under involved multiple plane changes and flights within the country were impossibly expensive. I’m writing this now on Australia’s sun drenched east coast and I’m happy to report that times have changed. Getting to and around this vast country has never been easier and more enjoyable.


The beauty of burlesque

May 20 2017

Sequins, nipple tassels, fishnets and feather boas – burlesque dancers sure know how to put on a show. Gayle Ritchie meets Burntisland’s very own Brandy Montmartre...


Preview: Mobile

May 19 2017

Not many highly visual theatre shows can claim to have been staged in a caravan - but that's one of the things that sets Mobile apart. Gayle Ritchie finds out more...


Travel: Gran Canaria

May 13 2017

Sunshine isn’t the only reason to travel to Gran Canaria, but it is a very good one. After all, research carried out by a leading New York climatologist concluded that the capital city of Las Palmas enjoys the best climate in the world.

Food & Drink

The Rookery: Why mead is magic

May 13 2017

An ancient marriage of fermented honey and water, mead offers a warm, golden buzz. Gayle Ritchie meets mead maker Christopher Mullin of The Rookery in Blairgowrie