As the US Senate votes to shoot down regulation that would prevent the mentally ill from buying firearms, an Angus man’s photojournalism project is targeting gun violence in the United States. Michael Alexander reports.
As festive film classic It's A Wonderful Life celebrates its 70th anniversary, Michael Alexander examines its timeless appeal and asks - what it would take for 2016 to have a similarly happy ending?
They’ve been on Top of the Pops, performed at the Sydney Opera House and won a Classical Brit Award.
Michael Alexander looks at the life of Hollywood screen icon Kirk Douglas who turns 100 today.
Another month, another social media craze. Michael Alexander examines the appeal of the 'Mannequin Challenge' currently sweeping the internet.
At times they may not come across as the best of friends, but Trump and Clinton look to have made their peace in a new video doing the rounds on social media.
Despite an explosion in digital and streaming music, vinyl record sales are at their highest levels since the mid-1990s. Michael Alexander visited Courier Country’s best known surviving independent record shops to find out why.
A business boss who likens herself to a "Tasmanian devil", a self-professed "pocket rocket" and a salon owner who describes herself as a "hustler" are among the 18 candidates taking part in the new series of The Apprentice.
After six years at the BBC, The Great British Bake Off is moving to Channel 4 following a contractual dispute. MICHAEL ALEXANDER examines the fall out.
Have remakes of Are You Being Served? and Porridge left you feeling stale? Or are they a welcome return to the classic sitcoms of a golden era? Michael Alexander looks at the mixed reaction to the launch of the BBC’s Sitcom Season.