It was once prescribed by doctors as a cure for all manner of ailments and now it seems that wild swimming for health and enjoyment is on the rise again. Nora McElhone takes the plunge.
Scottish football needs a 16-team top league says Falkirk FC chairman Doug Henderson, and he is right.
Emperor Nero fiddled while Rome burned. Now, Westminster is fiddling while Scottish oil jobs burn.
It may have been shortened to CBI in recent years, but the clue really is in the name.
Louise Dunnin’s pals think she’s bonkers. The 16-year-old loves nothing better than pulling on her swimming cossie, cap and goggles and cutting up the icy waters of the River Tay in the depths of winter.
It hardly seems like 28 years but it is.
That came as a bit of a surprise. Not least because, when it emerged a press conference was being called at the First Minister’s Bute House residence, I asked one of his senior aides if there would be a big announcement.
Crieff-born star Ewan McGregor has opened the door to filming a sequel to Trainspotting, the film that made him a star.
Coastal rowing is a craze that’s spreading like wildfire.
From the very first day 32 years ago that I became a Member of Parliament for Fife, I was engaged in fire fighting against unemployment.