A host of stars will be appearing at this year’s Winter Words Festival in Highland Perthshire, including Scottish rugby legend Doddie Weir and historian and broadcaster Neil Oliver.
As Neil Oliver prepares to share his love of the British Isles with Scottish audiences, he tells Caroline Lindsay about some of the places where the spirit of the past seems to linger.
With dozens of jobs at risk in a National Trust for Scotland restructure, concerns have been expressed about the impact, reports Michael Alexander
As hundreds of people sign petitions objecting to the appointment of pro-Union broadcaster Neil Oliver as president of the National Trust for Scotland - and others defend his apolitical role - Michael Alexander dug into the furore.
I’ve wallowed nostalgically recently in tales of warm sunshine days of yesteryear and soggily sweet memories enshrined in a rose-coloured glow.