A major new outdoor movie festival will make its home in Kinross-shire this summer, attracting hundreds of movie fans to the region.
As Moray Council announces that seven of its 15 libraries are to close, Caroline Lindsay asks: is the future of libraries in Courier Country safe?
“The pallid twilight of daybreak hung over the still waters of King Edward Cove in the early hours of 5 January 1922. From shore, it was possible to glimpse the outlines of Quest, a small wooden ship anchored in the bay. On board Quest, as night gave way to day, Sir Ernest Shackleton succumbed to a massive heart attack and died. It was a passing which simultaneously marked the loss of the greatest British explorer of the age and the moment when the celebrated era of Antarctic exploration, which was epitomised by the exploits of Shackleton, came to an end.”
The good news is that we’re all getting together round the TV as a family the less good news is that we’re all doing our own thing.
From a worry box to collect pupil feelings and an anti-bullying robot, to furniture that uses excess energy to power a learning device, the entries for V&A Dundee’s first Schools Design Challenge have taken imagination to a new level.
Dundee Central Library is Scotland’s busiest library Caroline Lindsay finds out more.