Ahoy there! Gayle explores a scenic stretch of the Tay during a boat trip from Perth.
Dundee is taking to the world stage and heads are turning. The spotlight is on the City of Discovery and tourism enquiry lines are running hot. So is the excitement, as the much-anticipated V&A Dundee opens in just 100 days, on September 15. So why visit Dundee? We look at 100 reasons while features writer Gayle Ritchie talks to Tristram Hunt, director of the V&A in London, about his hopes for the Scottish innovation.
Scottish rock legends Simple Minds have joined the Maggie’s Penguin Parade as an official sponsor.
Lawn bowls isn’t just for retired old gents – it’s a sport for everyone! But with dwindling player numbers, could council bowling clubs be on the verge of extinction? Could their fortunes be revived, wonders Gayle?
Scottish Ensemble, the UK’s leading string orchestra is teaming up with the Maggie’s Centre in Dundee to offer music and mindfulness sessions.
Forget toiling away at the gym. Gayle checks out Clubbercise – an exercise class that feels more like a night out
It’s cold and windy so Gayle throws on all her layers and goes snowshoeing with a man who devised a new list of mountains...
Maggies’ Penguin Parade: Colourful colony, and their tiny friends, to gather in Slessor Gardens before auction night in V&A Dundee
Now really is your chance to p-p-p-pick up a penguin – for a great cause.
The Inspiration Orchestra is a project aimed at enabling disabled people to play beautiful music, as Gayle finds out
As a giant Oor Wullie statue goes on display at Carnoustie’s golf links in a bid to celebrate the Open and raise money for the Archie Foundation, Gayle finds out more