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The experiment to deliver letters by rocket in the Hebrides

News
The snow patch, nicknamed Sphinx, is set to melt for only the sixth time in 300 years. Picture: Contributed

Scotland’s longest lying patch of snow set to disappear

UK
Tom Forsyth has stayed on a croft on the remote settlement of Scoraig in Wester Ross since 1964. He is pictured here in 2010. PIC: TSPL/Ian Rutherford

5 alternative communities of Scotland

News

The best luxury Scottish breaks for couples this October

News

Scots make-up artist sets up salon inside a plane in her garden

Odd

New Cumnock’s revamped open air pool attracts record numbers

Heritage
Picture: Parkrun at Crammond, TSPL

How to beat your Parkrun personal best

News

Brian Ferguson: Littlejohn hopes dream can come true with Sleep in the Park

Brian Ferguson
Fiona Hyslop was in Paisley today to announce the backing for its UK City of Culture bid.

Paisley wins £10m in backing for UK City of Culture bid

Paisley
The full glass wall in the bedroom makes the most of iconic London cityscape.

Do Not Disturb: Hilton London Metropole

News
Much of Outlander was filmed in Scotland, and many locations can be visited (Photo: Perception PR)

Travel: Experience the Highlands on luxurious Outlander tour

Travel
The completion of the Queensferry Crossing has sparked widespread interest in the Forth and its bridges. Photograph: Ian Rutherford

Ministers ‘found wanting’ over Forth bridges visitor centre

Transport 8
The gorgeous town of New Lanark

The place where one man revolutionised Scottish working rights

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Flights to Venice are included in the deal. Picture: Pixabay/Creative Commons Licence

British Airways launch major sale for £30 flights

Travel 4

The best luxury Scottish breaks for couples this October

News

Over a million Airbnb users stayed in Scotland in last year

Travel
Fiona Hyslop was in Paisley today to announce the backing for its UK City of Culture bid.

Paisley wins £10m in backing for UK City of Culture bid

Paisley
Signature Move is the closing film of SQIFF

Film: Five things to see at the Scottish Queer International Film Festival

Film
STV's long-running crime drama Taggart ran from 1983 to 2010.

STV vows to 'turbo charge' new era of drama production

Lifestyle
Ryan Adams performs at the Usher Hall in Edinburgh. PIC: Alan Rennie

Music review: Ryan Adams at the Usher Hall, Edinburgh

Music

Music review: Lammermuir Festival

Music

Theatre: Grid Iron’s examination of Scottish justice

Theatre

Film interview – Radical filmmaker Bruce LaBruce: ‘I do consider pornographers as artists’

Film

Aidan Smith: Don’t reform Oasis, lads, you’re more fun when you fight

Opinion

Fringe Preview: Amy Conway’s Super Awesome World gamifies mental health challenges

Gadgets & Gaming
Do you use Facebook to silently 'watch' your friends?

The real reason you cannot quit Facebook

News
Some video games could be worth a fortune.

Introducing the old video games that could be worth thousands

News

Xbox One X: Microsoft unveils ‘worlds most powerful’ 4K games console

News
Research on students playing video games suggests they may help with a range of skills useful in the workplace.

Video games may boost brain power and job prospects

Tech
Drivers urged to ask if their journey is really necessary

Killer fumes blamed for road deaths

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Some foreign clinics may have lower standards than at home. Picture: Getty Images.

Jackie Partridge: Cosmetic surgery tourists face health risk

Opinion
Rebekah Faldon at the bar with a detox smoothie. Picture: Taymouth Marina/Facebook

Perthshire resort offering first teetotal stag and hen parties

Perth
Luke and Hazel Robertson plan to kayak a total of 700 miles, cycle 650 miles, then run 550 miles as cross the frozen Alaskan wilderness

Scots couple in ‘world-first’ bid to cross Alaska

UK

Keith Robson: Don’t forget the old when you vote

Opinion

Scots piping star's secret five-year battle with medical condition

News

Kevan Christie: Cycling is healthy but it does carry other risks

Opinion

Olympic champion Callum Skinner in plea over stolen bikes

News
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JANET CHRISTIE ,  MAGAZINE WRITER

Family: Janet Christie’s Mum’s the Word

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Scotland's first communal home for over 50s to be built. Picture: Express/Hulton Archive/Getty Images

Scotland’s first communal home for elderly divorcees and widowers

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Chance to collect superdraw top prize

Scots in with the chance to pick up a life-changing £116m jackpot

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Finlay Wilson and Tristan Cameron-Harper in some yoga positions.
 Picture: John Devlin

Kilted yoga star victim of homophobic hate campaign

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JANET CHRISTIE ,  MAGAZINE WRITER

Family: Janet Christie’s Mum’s the Word

News

Dani Garavelli: Child benefit top-up an acid test for SNP

Opinion

Family: Janet Christie’s Mum’s the Word

News

Family: Janet Christie’s Mum’s the Word

News
Chance to collect superdraw top prize

Scots in with the chance to pick up a life-changing £116m jackpot

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A 2014 court case has become a game-changer for PPI claims  if you were not told about the commission paid on the policy, it was mis-sold and you may be due a refund

Martin Lewis: New rule on PPI may mean you’re due compensation

Opinion
If you want to own your dream home, nowadays youre going to need a mate, or better yet, a permanent partner to share the financial burden of home ownership. Picture: Robert Perry

Gareth Shaw: Significant others sought to share mortgage

Opinion

Gareth Shaw: We’re in a perfect scamming storm

Opinion

Martin Lewis: It pays to ensure every penny is earning the max

Personal Finance

Gareth Shaw: Price comparison sites empower people

Opinion