Category: ARTS & ENTS!

Sir Roger Moore pays tribute as James Bond director Guy Hamilton dies aged 93

James Bond director Guy Hamilton has died aged 93. He worked with Sir Sean Connery on Goldfinger and Diamonds Are Forever, and directed Sir Roger Moore in his other two...

Trainspotting star Robert Carlyle helps raise £10,000 to fund statue of boxing legend Benny Lynch

THE CAMPAIGN to raise funds for a statue of Scots boxing legend Benny Lynch is now £10,000 better off, thanks to actor Robert Carlyle. Last week the Full Monty and...

Sir Tom Hunter: Second indyref on back of Brexit would ‘not be slam-dunk for separation’

A second Scottish independence referendum on the back of a UK vote to leave the European Union would not be a “slam-dunk for separation,” Sir Tom...

Skye police issue rap inspired tweet after Kanye West visit

A VISIT from American rapper Kanye West prompted the police to try their hand at rapping online. Following a short trip to the Isle of Skye to film a music video for his...

Michel Roux Jr rules himself out of Saturday Kitchen job

Chef Michel Roux Jr has ruled himself out as the new host of Saturday Kitchen. The former MasterChef presenter was praised by viewers when he filled in as the hit BBC...

JK Rowling reveals two key characters are returning for Harry Potter and The Cursed Child

Harry Potter author JK Rowling has revealed that two key characters will make a welcome return to the wizarding world in her new stage play. Ms Rowling confirmed that...

Soft porn star tells of trysts in Commons with minister Whittingdale

Cabinet minister John Whittingdale is facing more embarrassing claims about his private life after it was reported he had a relationship with a porn star. Former Page 3...

JK Rowling crime novel as Robert Galbraith up for Theakstons award

JK Rowling’s alter ego, Robert Galbraith, is going up against debut novelists and stalwarts of the genre for a prestigious crime-writing prize. The Edinburgh-based...

Six historic Scottish homes where you can live like a lady or laird

EVER wanted to step back in time and live it up like a laird or lady for a weekend? Alison Campsie finds plenty of choice for those seeking luxury in a historic Scottish...

Stars turn out as Ronnie Corbett is laid to rest

FOUR candles burned at the back of the altar as the biggest names in the entertainment world paid their respects to Ronnie Corbett. Stars including Barry Cryer, Sir...