History plague and pestilence revealed in discovery of first printed medical book

The only known copy of Scotland’s first printed medical book is among the highlights of a new exhibition looking at how plague and other deadly diseases devastated Scotland down the centuries.

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EVEL – a political move for good or bad in terms of preserving the union?

Ever since Scotland achieved devolution debate has raged over whether Scottish MPs sitting in the House of Commons should have a say in English only matters. During the Scottish independence referendum of 2014 Prime Minister David Cameron promised he would introduce a policy of English Votes for English Laws. The Big Question is what will it mean for the unity […]

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