With 2019 upon us, Michael Alexander spoke to people from the Courier Country world of politics, sport, music and beyond to find out what their hopes are for 2019:
The opening of V&A Dundee has led to a massive increase in visitor numbers for the city's other cultural attractions, with footfall at Discovery Point double last year's figure.
V&A Dundee welcomed its 100,000th visitor on Monday - just three weeks after it opened its doors to the public.
The public auction of Maggie's Penguin Parade sculptures raised enough to fund the charity's Dundee centre for a full year.
V&A Dundee opens on September 15! Gayle Ritchie gets a sneak preview of the fantastic opening show, Ocean Liners: Speed and Style
A new restaurant based in V&A Dundee has announced a host of local suppliers ahead of the museum's official opening next month.
Stunning drone footage of the new V&A Dundee museum has been released to mark one month until its official opening on September 15.
The director of V&A Dundee has said he wants the £80.1 million museum to attract visitors from across the globe.
Dundee's new V&A museum has been the "key to unlocking the city's new-found international fame" according to council leader John Alexander.
The V&A has launched a recruitment drive for more than two dozen visitor assistants to help guide people around the £80.1 million museum. V&A Dundee is looking to employ around 32 visitor assistants in a combination of full time and part time hours. Both permanent and temporary contracts are also available.