Dani Garavelli: Scotland can let Nessie retire
IT’S WEIRD that in the very same week the Natural History Museum in London decided to evict its big, pretendy dinosaur from the iconic Hintze Hall, VisitBritain announced it was putting ours at the centre of a £2m advertising campaign. South of the Border, the prospect of losing the replica diplodocus skeleton – which is being shifted in favour of a blue whale – inspired a bout of hand-wringing and a Save Dippy campaign, while here, the thought of a tartan-bunneted Nessie being used to sell the nation was greeted with despondency.

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