Independent Scots shopkeepers are being encouraged to stop selling energy drinks to children as momentum in support of stricter controls on the caffeine-packed products gathers pace.
In the third part of our pre-election mini-series, Michael Alexander meets Dundee’s Jenny Marra who is top of Scottish Labour’s North East Scotland regional list and battling to secure victory as a pro-UK candidate in Scotland’s ‘Yes’ city.
As Alex Salmond announces that every P1 to P3 child in Scotland will receive free school meals, Caroline Lindsay finds out more.
2013 is the 170th anniversary of the first Christmas card ever sent. But as Christmas e-cards increase in popularity in this digital age, Caroline Lindsay asks: does this mean the traditional Christmas card is dying out?
Although 820,000 people in the UK are affected by dementia, it seems to be the poor relation, compared to other diseases, when it comes to funding. A debate in Dundee tonight will hopefully play its part in changing that. Caroline Lindsay finds out more.
A historic gathering of more than 40 clan leaders took place in St Giles’ Cathedral in Edinburgh to commemorate the Battle of Flodden, the first time such numbers have been brought together. Clan chief Sir Malcolm MacGregor of MacGregor and convener of the Standing Council of Scottish Chiefs told Caroline Lindsay why it’s so important to preserve the history of the clans.