Turtle Pack, a children’s swimming aid endorsed by Sir Richard Branson, has been selected to participate in the Pitch@Palace 10.0 final, an initiative founded by the Duke of York to support the work of entrepreneurs.
Thousands of Scots will be urged to gather on beaches to remember those who lost their lives in the First World War as part of a mass Armistice Day project being masterminded by Trainspotting director Danny Boyle.
There appears little to connect the grim dereliction of an abandoned training centre for priests in an overgrown Scottish wood and the fantasy worlds of Barbie Dreamhouses and Disney princesses. But they have provided much of the inspiration for multi-media artist Rachel Maclean’s most ambitious project to date.
Controversial plans to create Scotland’s first purpose-built film studio on the outskirts of Edinburgh have been thrown into turmoil after a farmer won a legal battle to remain on land his family has occupied for more than 100 years.