Dunblane families join US gun control protests

March 24, 2018

RELATIVES of Dunblane massacre victims were among hundreds of people who protested outside the US Consulate in Edinburgh on Saturday as part of a campaign for greater gun control in America.

Scotland's Gems

Central: Where to stay

April 14, 2017

Lodge on Loch Lomond, Luss Book yourself a room with a view at this stunning hideaway. Tucked in at the quant village of Luss and overlooking the beautiful waters of Loch Lomond, The Lodge of Loch Lomond is a great base for exploring the central belt. Visit Scotland’s most romantic church and its fabulous grounds or take a boat out from the hotel’s own jetty.

Scotland's Gems

Central: Where to eat and drink

March 18, 2017

Three Sisters Bake, Killearn This cafe is the second venue from – funnily enough – three sisters who began at historic Quarriers Village. Bright and airy, this is the place to head for the freshest of home baking as well as hearty soups.

Scotland's Gems

Central Scotland: 13 Things to see, visit and do

March 17, 2017

1. Blackness Castle,  Linlithgow Historical buffs will love Blackness Castle. And, boy, do TV and filmmakers adore it, too. Smash-hit Outlander is just the latest production to feature the 15th Century stronghold. A film version of Hamlet and an old BBC series of Ivanhoe are just a couple of the others. It looks like a “ship that never sailed” and has great Firth of Forth views