Gary Robertson is Dundee’s modern McGonagall.
Imagine being punished for speaking your native tongue. And yet, unbelievably, that’s what happened to Matthew Fitt, who was left dazed and confused by his early years at school in 1970s’ Dundee.
If in doubt, comedians fall back on a safe joke.
Visitors to The McManus in Dundee will be invited to view the museum’s collection with fresh eyes thanks to its new exhibition by American conceptual artist Lawrence Weiner.
Sir, - I am disappointed to see that there are still dyed-in-the-wool protagonists for the Gaelic language who are in denial of the reality and history of this minority language.
There are seasons in the Doyenne’s year when her kitchen takes on the steamy atmosphere of the witches’ cave in Shakespeare’s play, Macbeth. Late summer and early autumn is the season for jams and jellies made from the wild rasps and brambles and other hedgerow glories that I pick for her. January is homemade marmalade season.
Twenty years on from its release, Harry Potter and the Philosopher’s Stone has been translated into Scots.
Dundee's Maggie's Centre is hosting a St Andrew's-themed fundraising night this week.
Thousands have taken part in a Dundee student survey of Scottish dialects aimed at better understanding how people interpret some of the country’s most outlandish words.
Sir, - Whatever the nuances of the Ashers bakery gay cake dispute in Northern Ireland, the whole sorry affair does make one wonder what today’s fundamentalist Christians would do, and at whom they would instead be targeting their prejudice, it if wasn’t for primarily those two verses in Leviticus on homosexuality .