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Troubled past of lighthouse murder is recalled after island put on the market

Politics 1

On this day 1913: Edinburgh Zoo opens to the public

News

Andy Wightman on land reform: Who owns the Palace of Holyroodhouse?

Opinion 46
Edinburgh Castle is home to one of the earliest depictions of the US flag.

Edinburgh Castle’s ancient Star Spangled Banner

News
British soldier and war poet Wilfred Owen (1893 - 1918) in uniform with a young boy, circa 1917.   (Photo by Evening Standard/Getty Images)

War poet’s time in Scotland to be marked in centenary year

Lifestyle
The Battle of the Somme is remembered at the National Memorial

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

Opinion

Dr Mary Brown: John Buchan not given his due

Books 2

Outlander author Diana Gabaldon to appear at National Museum

Heritage

Festival of Mary Queen of Scots revealed

News

Colossal clansman launches piping hot summer in Glasgow

News
The Lewis Chessmen are ranked number nine on the list of 25 items. Picture: Neil Hanna

5,000 years of Scottish history summed up in 25 objects

Heritage 2
History on your doorstep - explore the new Jacobite Trail

10 surprising facts about Bonnie Prince Charlie

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Black Watch at the Edinburgh University Drill Hall. Picture: Callum Bennetts

Scotsman 200: From theatre fires to stage favourites

Theatre

Scotsman 200: A nation of music lovers

Music

Family of Vivien Leigh to auction 250 items belonging to star

News

Scotsman 200: Inspiration and talent caught on film

Film