The Courier Community Kindness Campaign begins today. Aiming to tackle loneliness, we hope readers will help us extend the hand of friendship to those who most need it.
Volunteering as an Explorer Scout leader has become a passion for Fife woman Charmaine Duthie - helping young people fulfill their potential. Michael Alexander finds out more.
Parenting can be a costly business. It can be tricky to stick to a budget when you're constantly refilling the fridge and buying the kids the next size up in shoes. And, with the expense of Halloween just behind us and Christmas on the horizon, mums and dads will be wondering how they are going to budget for the next few months.
Steven Kyle, Changing for the Future Programme Manager with the Dundee City Council, visited Turin to learn how the city is using design to shape public services. Here is what he learned:
69 years young, and it’s All About The Music as legendary singer Lulu relights her fire in Tayside and Fife
People often say that time seems to speed up as they get older, and for legendary Scots singer Lulu it is no exception.
As Newport Sound returns with another intimate line up of music and spoken word – including post-punk indie pioneers Boots for Dancing - event founder, musician and Dundee teacher Dominic Venditozzi talks to Michael Alexander about the establishment of the community-based hub of local and national talent.
The Scottish SPCA rescues and rehomes vulnerable animals across Scotland. Gayle spends the day shadowing an animal rescue officer.
With the festive season right around the corner, we are offering you the chance to win a brilliant Christmas hamper.
Over half (55 per cent) of Scots don’t know what the term “interest rate” means Two thirds (70 per cent) can’t identify the current Bank of England base rate of 0.25 per cent The news comes amid speculation of a November base rate rise With the Bank of England hinting that there may be a base rate rise as soon as the start of November, new research from MoneySuperMarket can reveal that 70 per cent of Scots can’t accurately pinpoint the current base rate.