A former police intelligence officer has claimed that World’s End killer Angus Sinclair was also responsible for two notorious unsolved murders in Tayside.
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.
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.
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.
Life was tough in early 19th century Dundee.
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.
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 email@example.com.
In the first part of a pre-election mini-series, Michael Alexander meets the Dundee-based co-convener of the Scottish Green Party, Maggie Chapman, who is top of the Greens’ North East of Scotland regional list and has ambitions to be Scotland’s “first participative MSP”.