Collectors' Corner

Giant cod were destined for Spain

April 28 2018

UNLESS YOU count the Press & Journal staffer that accompanied me to the London Olympics, the only Aberdeen photographer known to me is the great George Washington Wilson – renowned, of course, for thousands of high-quality images of Victorian Scotland (now available online thanks to the University of Aberdeen).

Chef's Table

Cod makes the perfect fishy dish for summer

May 27 2017

I love creating cod dishes at this time of year, says Martin Hollis, executive chef at the Old Course, St Andrews. There’s something about summer that makes lemon-drizzled cod a favourite in my household, and indeed many homes up and down the country.

Nature Watch

Auchmithie’s wildlife

February 18 2017

It was a churning maelstrom of foaming spume and crashing waves, the air misted by sea spray thrown up against the sandstone cliffs.