Scotsman artwork created to mark paper’s 200th anniversary

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The mask of Alexander Peden which had been passed down through his family for more than 200 years. PIC NMS.

The terrifying disguise of a fugitive church minister


Glasgow’s unbuilt Inner Ring Road

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How captured Culloden Jacobite soldiers became plantation slaves


On this day 1967: The Dean Bridge bus crash

More than 900 descendants of Robbie Burns have already been established. PIC Contributed.

Could you be related to Robert Burns?

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Arras men leaving the trenches

Scots pupils to visit Arras battle site during WW1 commemorations

Historic Events
Former British land and water speed record holder Donald Campbell. Picture: PA/PA Wire

Donald Campbell: 50th anniversary of Bluebird crash marked

Historic Events
A record number of tickets have been snapped for Edinburgh's Hogmanay celebrations this weekend.

More tickets for Edinburgh's Hogmanay sold than ever before

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Let there be lights – and lasers – at Hogmanay tribute to 70th Festival

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The Arran stowaways thrown off a ship in Newfoundland

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The plan to colonise Lewis by the Fife Adventurers

The haggis is piped into a Burns Supper, an international celebration that puts Scottish hospitality on the map.

Stephen Jardine: Burns Night showcases Scottish hospitality to the world

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Papers also include reported UFO sightings and recipes for invisible ink.

Released files reveal CIA interest in Scottish paranormal research

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Ex-Scotsman journalist Andrew Marr takes part in the new documentary The Paper Thistle: 200 Years of the Scotsman.

BBC documentary to chart 200 years of The Scotsman

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Aonta Pharis: na chloich-mhìle eachdraidheil dhan àrainneachd?

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Place name of the week: Island I Vow - Eilean a’ Bhùtha

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Drastic cuts looming for Edinburgh's Christmas and Hogmanay events

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Culaidh-dheasbaid air còireannan, creideamh, àite nam boireannach

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