The Trades Hall on Glassford Street. The street is named after Tobacco Lord and plantation owner John Glassford. PIC Flickr/Creative Commons.

Should Glasgow’s “slavery streets” be renamed?

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Dovecot apprentice Ben Hymers and master weaver Naomi Robertson.

Dovecot tapestry studio celebrates century of apprentices’ craft

The MacDonalds, Lords of the Isles, were "not to be messed with". PIC Contributed

Which was the most feared Highland clan?

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John Logie Baird’s grandson on the invention of the TV


How Charles Rennie Mackintosh shaped Glasgow

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Retired Cod Wars trawler converted into Ben Nevis BnB

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The funnels were repainted in 1947 yellow and black on Thursday

Restoration steams ahead for last Scottish turbine ship Queen Mary

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Picture: Contributed

The Nazi U-boat sunk by a toilet malfunction

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Details from Old World to New World (1874) which typified the movement of people from Europe in the mid 1800s. PIC Wikicommons.

The 200 Scots buried in a mass grave in Quebec

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Donald Campbell: 50th anniversary of Bluebird crash marked

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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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Sir Edwin Landseer's The Monarch Of The Glen. Picture: National Museum of Scotland

Paul McCartney’s Monarch of the Glen painting could go on display alongside original masterpiece

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Sgioba An Tango Mu Dheireadh Ann Am Partaig, le Iain Beggs agus Mairi Mhoireasdan air an ard-urlar agus stiuiriche Muireann Kelly agus sgriobhadair Alison Lang air an taobh dheas. Dealbhan le Eoin Carey.

Feumaidh tu barrachd air dithis mus fhaigh thu air tango a chur air dòigh

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The people of Kilwinning turn out to welcome the Queen and Prince Philip on their tour of Scotland in 1956. Picture: TSPL

Place name of the week: Kilwinning - Cill D’Fhinnein

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Ben Nevis from Corpach. PIC Ian Rutherford/TSPL.

New Ben Nevis bridge to open to walkers

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FilmG: Cothrom air leth Gàidhlig a chleachdadh an lùib film is teicneòlais

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Belladrum festival launches tartan fashion label