Madam, – Back in the 1980s Margaret Thatcher’s Conservative Government was faring very badly until a military adventure in the Falkland Islands diverted attention from her troubles at home.
The RSPCA is appealing for information after a dead German Shepherd was found bound and injured on a beach.
Madam, – It is interesting Labour campaign chief Andrew Gwynne is concerned that a handful of Conservative members should be choosing our next prime minister (Hunt ‘can cause upset’ in battle with Johnson, Courier, June 21).
Madam, – Having read Jim Millar’s article (Renewed calls for clampdown on fake veterans, Courier, June 18) about ‘Walter Mitty’ types who claim Second World War honours, I totally agree with him.
Madam, – The question of Scottish independence is a regular feature in all the newspapers these days.
Three young journalists at DC Thomson Media are celebrating after winning coveted Print Futures Awards.
Madam, – When psychiatrists speak or write on the subject of ADHD (Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder), there’s an assumption that he or she is an expert on the subject and that they can ‘treat’ it.
Madam, – With Armed Forces Day approaching, I thought that now would be an ideal opportunity to remind readers that the City of Dundee was the first city or town in Scotland to stage an Armed Forces Day Parade albeit the original title was Veteran’s Day.
‘Bravery and self-sacrifice’ of Kane Morris, 10, praised by judge as man admits horrific Coupar Angus killing
A judge praised the “bravery and self-sacrifice” of a 10-year-old boy who spent his dying moments trying to save another child after he was stabbed by his father.