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Tay Road Bridge at 50

August 13 2016

As final preparations are made to celebrate the 50th anniversary of the Tay Road Bridge, Michael Alexander speaks to some of those who were involved in its construction and opening.

Nature Watch

The Perthshire wildlife artist ‘at one’ with nature

April 1 2017

As a long-established British wildlife artist, Jonathan Sainsbury has spent a lifetime observing and drawing the natural world. And these days some of his greatest inspirations can be found in Perthshire where he and his wife now live. Michael Alexander met him at home in Comrie.


What really caused the Tay Bridge disaster?

November 29 2016

As the 137th anniversary of the Tay Bridge disaster approaches, and ahead of a talk in Dundee, local expert  Professor David Swinfen tells Michael Alexander why new light is being shed on the cause of the disaster.