The funeral has taken place of 98-year-old retired Fife hairdresser Arthur Nevay who devoted his life to preserving social history in the heart of West Fife’s former mining communities.
Michael Alexander meets young St Andrews man Lewis Hazel who is raising money and awareness of mental health issues after the community was rocked by the tragic death of two of his former schoolmates.
As the final Yellow Pages business directories are delivered to UK households, Michael Alexander flicks through what was a household staple.
Michael Alexander meets the caddie manager and some of the caddies who work at St Andrews - the Home of Golf.
MP Stephen Gethins ‘humbled’ by sobering trip to refugee camps where North East Fife charity work seen at first hand
Michael Alexander speaks to North East Fife MP and SNP Foreign Affairs spokesperson Stephen Gethins who has just returned from a sobering visit to refugee camps in Lebanon - close to the Syrian border - where he saw at first hand how a Fife charity is supporting traumatised children.
Two Doors Down comedy actors Doon Mackichan and Jonathan Watson on their love – for Courier Country!
Michael Alexander speaks to comedy actors and on-screen married couple Doon Mackichan and Jonathan Watson about the new series of BBC Scotland comedy Two Doors Down - and their connections to Dundee and Fife.
Fife-raised comedy actress Doon Mackichan has criticised the “needless violence” against women often portrayed in TV dramas.
The Force is strong with Adam and his Kirkcaldy family who seek respite and support at CHAS’s Rachel House
Michael Alexander meets a Kirkcaldy family who benefit from Rachel House at Kinross – and who are looking forward to the next Capital Sci-Fi Con in Edinburgh.
‘If I could take off to the hills I probably would,’ says ‘Godmother of freak folk’ Vashti Bunyan ahead of rare Fife gig
Ahead of a rare performance in Fife, Michael Alexander speaks to the ‘Godmother of freak folk’ Vashti Bunyan and hears why disillusionment with society in 1968 reminds her of the times we live in now.
When up-and-coming Fife band Shambolics take to the stage at the 700-capacity Lourenzos in Dunfermline on December 1, it’ll be three years to the day since the band performed in front of just seven people at the town’s P.J. Molloys.