Ahead of a BBC documentary, senior Dundee University history lecturer Dr Billy Kenefick speaks to MICHAEL ALEXANDER about the significant role played by Dundee and Fife in the turbulent political aftermath of the First World War.
A Dundee University lecturer is being paid an estimated £15,000 of public money to stay in Greater Glasgow for a year.
It may be hard to believe in an era of large screens and high-definition, but people across Tayside and Fife continue to watch black and white televisions.
Dundee: City of rediscovery – ‘I was walking in the city centre and had this feeling that something was wrong there’
Looking across the Tay from his home in Newport, Scottish writer and broadcaster Billy Kay has always been struck by the beautiful setting enjoyed by Dundee and defined in the city’s motto “Dei Donum” gift of God.
Life was tough in early 19th century Dundee.
A former police intelligence officer has claimed that World’s End killer Angus Sinclair was also responsible for two notorious unsolved murders in Tayside.
If you’re a parent with young children you’ll understand the excitement surrounding the arrival of Justin Fletcher in Dundee today.
It heralded the end of the Second World War but Dundee woman Christina Rae was “just doing her job”.
It may be looking its age in parts of the ground nowadays but the home of Dundee FC has changed quite a lot over the past few decades. Crowds numbering tens of thousands were not an unusual sight at Dens Park in the 1950s. To buy any of these photos please phone the DC Thomson photo sales department on 01382 575002 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Legend of the ‘highly fantastic and unnatural’ Spring Legs who stalked the streets of Broughty Ferry 150 years ago
Almost 150 years ago, a ghastly figure caused panic in Dundee. After a dip into the annals of Courier history, we can bring you the sinister tale of Spring Legs.