One of the three Rs is under threat as a new report suggests that many pre-school children are unable to use a pen or pencil properly because they’re so used to working on tablet computers. Caroline Lindsay finds out more.
A war of words has broken out over the failure of Labour MPs to show up to a crucial vote to scrap the so-called bedroom tax.
It has been a summer to remember but Courier Country had better brace itself for plummeting temperatures as an autumn chill sets in.
Three Courier readers enjoyed a cracking start to the week by scooping £500 in our new Code competition.
Holocaust Memorial Day – ‘By remaining passive in the face of prejudice and discrimination, we accept and allow it’, warns Dundee-born ambassador
Seventy-one years ago, the Red Army liberated the Nazis’ largest concentration camp at Auschwitz, near Krakow, in south-west Poland.
Over the decades, DC Thomson photographers have built up a fascinating record of how our towns and cities and the people living in them have changed. Here are a selection of 1950s and 1960s photos from our archives, and their nearest contemporary equivalents from Google Street View. Photos by DC Thomson Archives/Google Maps.
If you’re a parent with young children you’ll understand the excitement surrounding the arrival of Justin Fletcher in Dundee today.
“Staggering overspend”, “sloppy management” and “out to lunch” these are just some of the harsh criticisms being levelled at the V&A in Dundee.
In another milestone on the Queensferry Crossing, the north viaduct has now been fully launched and the feat of engineering has been captured in this amazing new video.
If you were born after 1960, chances are you’ll be worse off than your parents when you retire, according to economists. Caroline Lindsay finds out more.