The benefits of news media journalism to society are being highlighted in a newspaper-industry campaign being launched on Monday May 13 and backed by The Courier. Michael Alexander reports.
Underutilised areas of a city centre shopping centre are to become the home of this year’s Dundee Design Festival.
In the first of a two-part series, Michael Alexander speaks to Police Scotland and a Kinross-shire farmer about the costly impact of rural crime and hears about the action being taken to fight back against the brazen work of serious organised crime gangs.
Michael Alexander reflects on the 75th anniversary of the Normandy Landings which involved thousands of Black Watch troops with links to Tayside and Fife, and speaks to another veteran who was there.
Michael Alexander examines whether it’s time to put the brakes on ‘fast fashion’ for the sake of the environment and a sometimes exploited global workforce.
Tickets are now on sale for the latest rounds of Tae Sup Wi’ A Fifer – the multi-genre club night curated by renowned Fife musician James Yorkston.
Curator Sam Banister tells Michael Alexander how Fife artists are contributing to the ninth annual Twitter Art Exhibit.
‘It’s a great surprise to me I’ve made a living as a guitarist – it was never the plan!’, says Super Furry Animals maverick Gruff Rhys ahead of Tae Sup Wi’ A Fifer headline gig
Super Furry Animals and Neon Neon maverick Gruff Rhys is no stranger to Fife having recorded at Sub Station in Rosyth and having played Glenrothes with the Super Furries a few years back.
New book tells incredible story of football megastars Claudio Caniggia and Fabrizio Ravanelli at Dundee FC
It was one of the most remarkable periods in Scottish football when two world superstars played at Dens Park - and “even the Hand of God was in Dundee’s corner”.
‘Rollercoaster ride’ of front-line journalism inspired new book about the Caniggia and Ravanelli era at Dens Park
Courier journalist Graeme Strachan tells Michael Alexander what inspired him to write a book about football megastars Claudio Caniggia and Fabrizio Ravanelli ‘s time at Dundee FC.