Special Auction Services of Newbury featured a remarkable Second World War survivor in its antiques sale on February 5 – and it duly sold for 10 times its pre-sale estimate.
Lewis Donegan, owner of the Dundee Cooking Academy and Tayble, tells Caroline Lindsay why bananas and Happy Hippos make him happy
The Bike Station, as its website declares, recycles donated bikes, sell them at affordable prices, and then use the proceeds to help people across Scotland get cycling. It is a commitment that suits Perth Bike Station manager, Mark Sinclair, down to the ground.
When English lecturer and author Euan Macpherson was looking for a little-known story about a heroic woman, he came across the intriguing true life story of ‘Colonel’ Anne Mackintosh and has now turned the tale into a book, The Last Jacobite Heroine.