Category: LIFE & STYLE!

Recipe of the Day: Smoked Haddock and Tobermory Terror Consomme

Smoked Haddock and Tobermory Terror Consomme by Chef Carla Lamont of Ninth Wave on the Isle of Mull This elegant soup is uniquely flavoured with an Isle of Mull beer. It...

Recipe of the Day: Cheesy Bacon, Onion & Herb Quiche with Fennel and Apple Salad

Cheesy Bacon, Onion & Herb Quiche with Fennel and Apple Salad by Nick Nairn on behalf of Graham’s the Family Dairy. Nick Nairn is one of Scotland’s...

Study reveals ethnic variations in alcohol-related hospitalisations and deaths

IRISH people in Scotland are twice as likely to be hospitalised or die from alcohol-related diseases than white Scottish people, new research suggests. And the risk for...

Rudolf Hess: The man who fell to Earth

I grew up with tales of war and derring-do. The exploits of soldiers, sailors, aviators, explorers and mountaineers. Captain Scott, Hillary and Tenzing, Lawrence of...

High-rise in Glasgow’s Gorbals to be demolished on Sunday

High-rise flats in Glasgow’s Gorbals are to be demolished on Sunday morning. Norfolk Court will come down to make way for a development of 201 homes to be overseen...

Meet the salad saviour

Salads can be limp, boring and vinegary if the wrong chef made the dressing but, according to New Zealand-born chef Peter Gordon, there's more to salad than sad...

Are some illnesses all in the mind?

That hot flush that creeps across your cheeks when embarrassed. The gut-wrenching nausea that hits when you receive bad news, palpitations and sweaty palms when...

Prince ‘an alleged cocaine user’, according to police call records

Prince was an alleged cocaine user who could not control his drug habit, according to newly released police call records. A woman contacted Carver County Sheriff’s...

Hearty fare with a tweedy edge: review of Badger & Co, Edinburgh

Badger & Co 32 Castle Street, Edinburgh 0131 226 5430 Lunch: £10-£32 Dinner: £20-£32 Food rating: 7/10 Badger & Co takes its name from...

Shirley Spear’s three-salmon kedgeree

PEAT smoke is evocative of everything Hebridean. The smell of smouldering peats on a still, dusky evening in Skye, will forever be a part of me. When Eddie and I first...