18 September 2014
Edinburgh notebook: lesser spotted trams, apathy over Bannockburn anniversary and who gets to keep the Titians
06 March 2014
Recent goings-on in the Scottish capital.
26 May 2011
07 October 2002
In Italy recently, I met a number of expatriate Scots who were having trouble getting their heads round the idea of...
12 June 2000
A few weeks ago, I had dinner with an old friend, a Scot, whose contribution to the media only the most uncharitable...
21 February 2000
Few religions have spread quite so rapidly as golf. Though its origins may lie as far back as the 14th century, it was...
31 January 2000
Towards the bottom end of the Royal Mile, old Edinburgh's spinal cord, and within spitting distance of Holyrood, where...