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Jaimini Jethwa: The Last Queen of Scotland

April 10 2017

In 1972, when little Jaimini Jethwa was just one, Uganda was in turmoil following the coup by ruthless Ugandan despot Idi Amin. Following Amin’s order for the expulsion of all Indians from the country under a 90-day deadline, her family fled Uganda and found themselves in Dundee.

Blazing Saddles

An emotional journey for young cyclists

November 12 2016

As you read this over your morning cuppa, I will be part of a convoy on stage one of a journey for six young riders pedalling a rickshaw 470 miles across the UK as part of BBC’s Children in Need appeal.

Chef's Table

Cook up a treat with Courier Country’s berries

August 13 2016

If someone was to ask me what the best ingredients for summer desserts and ingredients that will really impress your guests, I’d have to say Scottish berries, says Garry Watson, chef patron of Gordon's Restaurant in Inverkeilor.

Blazing Saddles

Let Sport Relief inspire your own personal cycling challenge

March 24 2018

Over seven days I have been lucky enough to be involved in three Sport Relief events: riding with Zoe Ball from Blackpool to Brighton; with Alex Jones and four mums for the One Show Mother of All Challenges and the Radio One DJ, Greg James, as he resumed his previously aborted Pedal to the Peaks. It all added up to a distance of 541 miles and a dizzying 26,713ft of ascent.

Chef's Table

Quintessential quinces

October 1 2016

Tim Dover, chef proprietor of The Roost Restaurant in Bridge of Earn, knows it must be autumn when the quinces ripen in his garden.