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The Scottish Women’s Institute: united together in true loyalty

May 20 2017

An assortment of eight bud vases, each containing a single spring bloom, stands on a table in a Fife community hall, next to a selection of tasty biscuits. You could cut the air of anticipation in the room with a highly-polished cake slice as the 40 assembled members of the Balmullo Scottish Women’s Institute (SWI) await the judge’s decision as to who has won the hotly-contested Plant of the Month and Biscuit of the Month prizes.


School for suspicion

October 13 2016

The tragic death of schoolboy Bailey Gwynne has sparked a fresh debate over the controversial issue of searching schoolchildren.


Flying Scotsman is back on track

May 7 2016

Once the nation’s darling, legendary locomotive Flying Scotsman has now been restored to its former glory after a 10 year labour of love. Caroline Lindsay looks back at the engine’s colourful history and discovers that it’s had a far from  smooth ride.