As young people from Dundee star in a film promoting Scotland’s Year of Young People 2018, Michael Alexander went behind the scenes for an exclusive look at the film-making process.
The lead singer of a globally renowned Foo Fighters tribute band says it was an “honour and a privilege” to perform in front of thousands at the opening ceremony of the WUKF World Karate Championships 2018 at Dundee Ice Arena on Friday.
A Second World War veteran who pulled bodies out of the River Tay after seven fully-laden paratroopers dropped to their deaths during an exercise 75 years ago has spoken of the “sadness” he experienced after the recovery operation.
Young Dundonians are making a short film in and around the city this week as part of Futureproof – a Scotland-wide festival of theatre and performance in celebration of Scotland’s Year of Young People 2018.
The mystery behind a cine film that is being used by a Dundee band to promote a track from their forthcoming new album has been solved thanks to a recent appeal for information in The Courier.
The Dundee music scene is to feature prominently on a new radio show being launched in the city this weekend.
Life at the Helm: how a grassroots youth work provider is improving the fortunes of youngsters in Dundee
As Helen Sykes - the chief executive of Helm - is named winner of the IOD Tayside Regional Director of the Year award, Michael Alexander hears how close collaboration in Dundee is improving prospects for hundreds of young people each year.
The son of former Dundee world champion wrestler George Kidd has revealed that he did not want his father to go through with his final bout at the city’s Caird Hall in March 1976.
Ahead of its launch, Michael Alexander finds out about Weave by Abertay - a new initiative dedicated to creating a vibrant programme of cultural events across Dundee.
In the first of a three part series looking at child poverty in Tayside and Fife, Michael Alexander speaks to several Dundee families who are struggling to make ends meet and finds out what efforts are being made to break the cycle of deprivation.