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Illustration: Iain McIntosh

44 Scotland Street: Among the Watsonians

Books
Illustration: Iain McIntosh

44 Scotland Street: Para-mountain-biking on Skye

Books
Illustration: Iain McIntosh

44 Scotland Street: What Ulysses almost said

Books
A protrait of Bonnie Prince Charlie. Picture: Hemedia

Jacobites book review: The rationale behind the ‘weak & rash’ rebellion of ’45

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The Last Of Us is set in a post-apocalyptic Barra. Picture: George Blackadder

The Last Of Us book review: How would children survive a global pandemic on Barra?

News
The Last of the Clan, a scene of the Highland Clearance painted by Tom Faed

New children’s book to focus on Highland Clearances

News
Nan Shepherd on the �5. Picture: Royal Bank of Scotland

Scottish poet Nan Shepherd appears on new RBS notes

News
Edinburgh International Film Festival artistic director Mark Adams. Picture: Lesley Martin

Edinburgh International Film Festival to showcase Scotland’s ‘godfather of golf’

News
Sean Connery as Richard I in Robin Hood: Prince of Thieves.  Picture: WikiCommons

Five Scots stars whose cameo roles lit up great films

Sean Connery
Donald Trump received an honourary degree from Robert Gordon University

Martyn McLaughlin: Degrees for famous and wealthy should end

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Danny Boyle, in hat, with members of the production crew in Bathgate for the Transpotting sequel. Picture: Leon McGowran

Trainspotting 2 awarded £500k windfall from Creative Scotland

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After more than 25 years, Twin Peaks is to return to TV screens

Twin Peaks: A bluffer’s guide to David Lynch’s cult classic

TV & Radio
Peter Dinklage in Game of Thrones

How Scottish history has inspired Game of Thrones

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Actor Kyle MacLachlan is among the returning cast members for the new series of Twin Peaks, screening next year. Picture: AP

Twin Peaks cast list announced ahead of 2017 premiere

World
Criminal psychologist Edward 'Fitz' Fitzgerald (Robbie Coltrane) and DS Jane Penhaligon (Geraldine Somerville)

‘I’ve got eight items!’: Five classic Cracker moments

News
The scarf Sam was wearing raised over �10,000 for charity Picture: NY Tartan Week

Scarf worn by Outlander’s Sam Heughan sells for £10,000

Celebrity
David Tennant as Kilgrave in Marvel's Jessica Jones. Picture: Netflix/AP

David Tennant set for honorary degree in Glasgow ceremony

News
Barra Airport is set to feature in the new series. Picture: Wiki Commons

Life at Scotland’s remote airports revealed on BBC Alba TV series

News
T in the Park, held last year for the first time at Strathallan. Picture: Lisa Ferguson

T in the Park slashes festival capacity by 15,000 for Strathallan

News
Red Hot Chilli Pipers to headling at Piping Live festival

Piping Live! Festival headliners revealed

News
REaD addresses prejudice and bullying that redheads face

Bullying of redheads inspires new touring cabaret show

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Customers browse titles in the former Avalance Records store in the Grassmarket, Edinburgh, in 2013. Picture: Ian Rutherford/TSPL

Avalanche Records in talks to create Scottish pop music exhibition

Music
Carey Lander

Glasgow memorial bench for Camera Obscura’s Carey Lander

Charities
Donald Trump received an honourary degree from Robert Gordon University

Martyn McLaughlin: Degrees for famous and wealthy should end

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Fran Healy of Travis. Picture: TSPL

Travis to star in classical concert at the Barras

Glasgow
Austin Reed's store on Edinburgh's George Street. Picture: Jeff J Mitchell/Getty Images

Austin Reed follows BHS into administration

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Ethical designers at the heart of Scotland's sustainability agenda and explores the nation's fashion future. Picture:  Elie Harerimana

Scottish designers join global push for ethical fashion

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Louisa Masson

Fashion Q&A: Louise Masson, manager at Harvey Nichols Edinburgh

Fashion
Kate Moss and Naomi Campbell. Picture: Mario Testino

Kate Moss and Naomi Campbell lead breast cancer campaign

Charities
Jupiter Artland through in West Lothian. Picture: Contributed

Jupiter Artland in running for ‘museum of the year’ honour

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Picture: John Devlin

Giant balls of thread land at Glasgow Tramway

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The University of Strathclydes former architecture building was completed in 1967. Calder says the department  had to move to an inferior space

Barnabas Calder on the beauty of Brutalism architecture

Art
Tamara Hendersons Seasons End

Art review: Glasgow International, Glasgow

Art
Bridget Riley, Vespertino, 1988, oil on linen

Scotsman critics’ choice: Four must-see shows on this week

Art
Asghar Khamseh's Fire of Hatred won the prestigious LIris dOr Photographer of the Year award. Picture: Asghar Khamseh

‘Acid attack’ portrait takes world photo prize

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