Leading housing and care provider Blackwood has awarded its annual accolades to the brightest and best new inventions in its mission to ensure that those with disabilities can live life to the full, reports Michael Alexander.
Comedian Phill Jupitus tells Michael Alexander why he loves living in Fife and is looking forward to joining the bill of the latest Tae Sup Wi’ A Fifer in Kirkcaldy.
Michael Alexander digs deep to explore the folklore behind some of Fife and Tayside’s most famous caves.
You might expect a political summit to be held in a major city, but the small luxury island of Sentosa is where Donald Trump will meet Kim Jong Un next week.
The front page of The Courier from November 16, 1922, is the focus of a new BBC Radio 4 documentary. Michael Alexander spoke to the Angus-raised producer.
A new BBC documentary examines the legacy of Scotland’s infamous journey to the 1978 World Cup in Argentina. Michael Alexander kicked off proceedings by taking a sneak peak.
Taking the pulse at 70: Former NHS Tayside chairman calls for ‘review of NHS governance’ in Scotland
Devolution is essential for the accountability of the NHS – however, NHS Scotland needs to “stop being so insular” and to look outside its borders to see how things might be done better or differently in future.
Taking the pulse at 70: Dundee scientists at forefront of fight against ‘antibiotics apocalypse’ as future of NHS at risk
It has been described as an antibiotics apocalypse.
The rising proportion of elderly people living with dementia in Tayside means that 1970s-built Ninewells Hospital is increasingly unsuitable for many patients due to its design and signage, it’s been claimed.
Michael Alexander spent an evening with Hospital Radio Perth to find out how it helps make patients’ stay at Perth Royal Infirmary more enjoyable.