A portrait of Bonnie Prince Charlie receives its final inspection from senior curator Deborah Clarke at the Palace of Holyrood House . PIC:  Stewart Attwood.

Countdown to Jacobites show at National Museum of Scotland

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Actor and comedian John Belushi took a break near Wick at the height of the Blues Brothers craze in the summer of 1980. Here is is pictured with local boy Colin Bruce. PIC: Contributed.

6 American icons and their lesser-known visits to Scotland

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We answer the most commonly Googled questions about Scotland

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The women who smuggled Crown Jewels from Dunnottar Castle


National Museum of Scotland ‘expertise’ key to landing viking hoard

People & Places
Lynn Harter received a postcard through the letterbox earlier in the week which was sent in September 1955. Picture: SWNS

Edinburgh postcard delivered 62 years late

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Wilfred Owen was treated at Craiglockhart War Hospital, Edinburgh, site of the planned remembrance garden. Picture: Jane Barlow

Garden of peace to be created to honour war poet Wilfred Owen

The Battle of the Somme is remembered at the National Memorial

Jane Anderson: Don’t wait for centenary to visit National Memorial

John Buchan is underappreciated in Scotland, says Dr Mary Brown

Dr Mary Brown: John Buchan not given his due

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Outlander author Diana Gabaldon to appear at National Museum


Festival of Mary Queen of Scots revealed


Colossal clansman launches piping hot summer in Glasgow


Postman turned actor to play John Knox on stage

Head carver Martins Cirulis works on a design for the front panel. Picture Toby Williams

Insight: Mission to ressurect the Mack Mark II

Dali's Christ of St John of the Cross will leave Kelvingrove to go on loan in September. Picture: Robert Ormerod

Salvador Dali painting to leave Glasgow on loan

Michael Wiper is the brewer behind the biscuit-flavoured beer.

Brewers take the biscuit with flavoured beer

Greg Wells and Daniel Sylvester are launching the new Edinburgh Craft Beer Festival this weekend.

Biscuit-flavoured pints face crunch test at new craft beer festival


Highlands set to stand in for USA in new Outlander series

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Outlander author hopes BBC will screen the show - as long as it is not cut

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4,000 pipers set for Pipe Band Championships in Paisley