Ahead of a hard-hitting documentary, Michael Alexander speaks to activist, rapper and prize-winning author Darren McGarvey about the human tragedies behind Dundee’s drugs crisis.
STAR WARS: The Rise of Skywalker expected to bring forceful boost to Courier Country film tourism trade
Michael Alexander hears how the release of Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker is expected to draw more visitors to the Hello, Robot exhibition at V&A Dundee and provide a wider boost to film tourism.
FEATURE: Why 1980s children’s TV legend Johnny Ball is still ‘thinking of numbers’ ahead of Dundee University talk
Ahead of an event at Dundee University, legendary 1980s children’s TV presenter Johnny Ball tells Michael Alexander why he still wants children to ‘open their minds’ to maths and science.
‘Children need a trusted news source now more than ever’, says Fife journalism expert as BBC announces Newsround shake up
Are BBC plans to move more of its children’s news from TV to online an inevitable sign of the times or does it increase the risk of children being exposed to ‘fake news’? Michael Alexander reports.
EXCLUSIVE: Dundee-born Hollywood star Brian Cox says it’s ‘humbling’ to top The Courier’s Impact 100
Dundee-born actor Brian Cox has described coming top of The Courier’s 2019 Impact 100 list as “quite humbling”.