Category: ENTERTAINMENT!

Harry becomes the Duke of Sussex and the Earl of Dumbarton

Prince Harry has been made the Duke of Sussex on his wedding day by his grandmother the Queen, Buckingham Palace announced. The royal groom was given a dukedom...

Alex Salmond signals return to frontline politics

Alex Salmond has signalled a return to frontline politics as he insisted the British establishment has never been more fractured. The former first minister said he was...

Billions of pounds of projects to drive Aberdeen’s transformation

THE CHIEF executive of Aberdeen & Grampian Chamber of Commerce is very clear about the kind of city Aberdeen is going to be in the future. Though it has long been...

Alan Roden: Scottish Labour is focused on Westminster not Holyrood – that spells disaster

“IT’S not winning the seat that’s the hard part – it’s winning the selection contest,” a senior SNP adviser told me before the...

SNP warns Theresa May she faces electoral Armageddon in Scotland over Brexit bill stance

THERESA May is risking electoral Armageddon in Scotland similar to the Conservatives’ 1997 wipeout as a consequence of “disrespecting devolution,” the...

Wigtown celebrates 20 years as Scotland’s book town

IT is home to just 1,000 people but a small town in Dumfries and Galloway is now celebrating 20 years as one of the key literary sites in Scotland. Wigtown, home to a...

NHS Ayrshire needs fresh £20m bailout as boss John Burns says it will take 3 years to balance books again

BOSSES at a health board which was given a £23 million bailout from the Scottish Government said they do not expect to begin repaying the loan for at least three...

Did snobbery delay Dodd’s knighthood?

I WATCHED the BBC tribute to Sir Bruce Forsyth last night (March 11), and I awake to the news of the death of another comic legend, Sir Ken Dodd. I was very fortunate to...

Handing every 25-year-old £10k would not be enough to tackle inequality

RADICAL proposals to sell off the Royal Bank of Scotland and hand £10,000 to everyone in the country when they turn 25 would fall short of what is needed to tackle...

Rohingya women beaten by husbands and girls face forced marriage in camps

Rohingya women who fled their homes in Burma are now being beaten and abandoned by their husbands, while young girls are facing increased pressure to marry, aid workers...