The third in an exclusive four-part Courier serialisation of renowned Scottish writer James Robertson’s biography.
A man has been found guilty of sexually assaulting two women within the space of four days in Dundee.
As a travel writer I’ve been lucky enough to get out to all of the world’s great wine destinations and while I love the likes of France, Australia and New Zealand, for me South Africa stands head and cork shoulders above all the others for wine touring.
A woman wept in court as she described being raped as she lay in bed with her baby girl.
It’s a question that many Dundonians have posed over the years – can we rebuild the Royal Arch. Finally, Dr Kieran Baxter has found a way to do just that – via 3D augmented reality.
Welcome aboard what for me is the finest train in the whole of Africa. I’m writing this on Rovos Rail – which definitely justifies its tag as the ‘Pride of Africa’ - as I watch the parched plains of South Africa unfurl all around and an ostrich kicking up the scorched earth just feet from my suite windows.
Have you ever wondered how to stop polar bears paying you a visit while you sleep?
Next summer, the streets of Dundee will host a waddle of colourful, friendly penguins.
The first thing you see is a face, adrift in a cold ocean, vivid blue eyes looking away as if in contemplation. A diving helmet sits atop our man’s greying hair, the iron collar of an old-fashioned diving suit circles his fisherman’s collar. Thing is, if this man is drowning, he doesn’t look at all worried. Rather, he seems philosophical.
A lorry driver who caused major traffic disruption when his truck was blown over on the Forth Road Bridge has admitted he ignored closure signs.