An Angus man who entered his parents’ home uninvited, smashed a window in their home and then drove while over the legal drink-drive limit is to return to court for sentencing.
READERS’ LETTERS: Real-life trauma of those affected lost in NHS Tayside chemotherapy cancer scandal
Sir, – As patients who were affected by the choice of NHS Tayside to disregard current clinical management guidelines surrounding chemotherapy doses, we feel that your recent coverage on the plight of the clinicians in question requires response.
Sir, – Amidst ever increasing council cutbacks it is well known that numerous drains in and around Dundee are blocked.
Awaiting the arrival of the Northern Belle at Dumbarton Central station, it soon became clear the luxury train has garnered a loyal band of fans, captivated by its genteel excursions that evoke a golden age of rail travel.
Sir, – May I be allowed, through your column, to address the organisers of the Enchanted Forest?
Charlotte Young of Hall Stud, Ayr, continued her winning form at Lanark Foal Show by taking both the foal championship and reserve with Doura Imelda, a May-born filly foal.
Sir, – After a week of being accused of being a racist, despite being an anti-racist and in the past an active anti-racist, The Courier’s Stefan Morkis added his two pennies’ worth in his Saturday Journal column, accusing me of “blithely” discussing racism when I should be “checking my privilege” (“Supporters have to be held to account for racist chants”, October 26).
Snow Patrol may be Northern Ireland-born but they're thoroughly Scotland-bred, and it'll be a trip back to their roots when they play Fife and Dundee this weekend.
An extensive search is taking place in the Hermitage area of Highland Perthshire for a missing dog who disappeared on Saturday.
Sir, – Michael Alexander’s article on the Science of Climate Change (The Courier, October 29) was a refreshingly sane view of a topic that too often breeds hysteria.