Michael Alexander meets Monifieth Second World War veteran Ron Bruce who was in the midst of the “forgotten” Walcheren Landings during the Second World War 75 years ago this week.
With Halloween upon us, should Scotland’s ‘witches’ who were persecuted in centuries gone by be pardoned? Michael Alexander sought the opinions of historians.
Dundee journalist Steve Finan talks to Michael Alexander about his new book highlighting football team line-ups from days gone by.
Science and Photography is the focus of the 2019 St Andrews Photography Festival which runs from October 4 to 27, discovers Michael Alexander.
Fifty years after a Dundee-born RAF officer died in a tragic accident at sea, his Newport-based widow tells Michael Alexander why he will never be forgotten.
Michael Alexander goes underground on a tour of a former ‘secret’ nuclear monitoring post in Arbroath.
As V&A Dundee celebrates its first birthday, The Courier takes a look at the romance between Queen Victoria and Prince Albert.
Eighty years after Nazi aggression led to the outbreak of the Second World War, Michael Alexander looks at the indelible links between Poland and Scotland that were strengthened during the devastating conflict and its aftermath.
Nuclear bunkers that became redundant following the collapse of the Soviet Union remain as a legacy of the Cold War in Courier Country. Michael Alexander reports.
Michael Alexander visits Fort George – current home of The Black Watch - as the historic monument and still active army barracks marks its 250th anniversary.