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Still collecting Dinky cars

July 30 2016

MY OLD friend Hamish was already a great fan of veteran Dinky cars when this column sailed down the publishing slipway 25 years ago. So when I ran into him recently, a question rapidly on my lips was what had happened to his collection.


A West End retreat

July 28 2016

When Gary and Ros Langlands saw the tumbledown little house and its overgrown garden they knew they’d found what they’d been looking for.


A blooming marvellous effort by volunteers

July 16 2016

Michael Alexander speaks to some of the volunteers who help make Fife and Tayside’s towns blooming marvellous as floral judges again prepare to cast their eye over local entries to annual bloom competitions.