Is Meghan Markle Ready for Her First Summer Vacation With the Queen?

She’s a Californian used to sunshine and luxury beachside holidays. So Scotland in August could be a shock. And, to add to the pressure on Meghan Markle, there’s the risk of making a vacation faux pas when she is whisked to the queen’s stunning, 50,000 acre Highland holiday estate, Balmoral, later this month by her […]

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Haggis, whisky … double beds: the new romance of the sleeper train

The revamped service from London to Scotland hopes to revive the luxury and glamour of overnight train travel On Sunday evening, the longest passenger train on Britain’s mainland rail network will pull out of Euston and head for the Scottish Lowlands. Several hundred customers, in 16 coach-and-fours, will be transported overnight with eight carriages arriving […]

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Haggis, whisky … double beds: the new romance of the sleeper develop

The revamped service from London to Scotland hopes to revive the luxury and glamour of overnight develop travel On Sunday evening, the longest passenger train on Britain’s mainland rail network will pull out of Euston and head for the Scottish Lowlands. Several hundred clients, in 16 coaches, will be transported overnight with eight carriages arriving […]

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Vietnamese barge people: living to tell the narrative

None of these people would be alive if, in October 1978, a Scottish cargo ship hadnt stopped in the South China Sea to rescue 346 refugees from a stricken fishing boat. Chris McGreal tells a remarkable story If it hadnt been for his father, Craig Holmes might never have returned the graduation ring given to […]

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You’ve Been Trumped Too: it’s the movie Donald Trump doesn’t want you to see | Anthony Baxter

When I found out about Trumps treatment of a Scottish family in his attempt to force them off their land I had to make a film about it. Now he wants to sue Donald Trump is threatening to sue movie theatres, reporters or anyone who recurs the allegations constructed in my new cinema Youve Been […]

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Donald Trump deserves his frosty reception in Scotland | Anthony Baxter

Bully-boy antics and broken promises to build the greatest luxury golf resort in the world have driven the billionaires reputation into the rough As the Donald descended from the steps of Trump Force One and attempted to shield his wayward hair from the easterly gales sweeping across the Tarmac of Aberdeen airport, he would have […]

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Could 16 th century skeleton found under local schools belong to a pirate?

( CNN) British primary school students have been treated to a real-life ancient history lesson after their playground unexpectedly turned into an archeological site. As employees prepared to build an extension at Victoria Primary School near Newhaven, a former angling village now part of Edinburgh, Scotland, many expected to uncover the original harbor and shipyard.

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