Scotland’s most popular baby names revealed and neither Jamie nor Claire are among them

Olivia and Jack were the most popular names for babies born in Scotland this year, but despite the phenomenal global success of Outlander neither Jamie nor Claire were among the top favourites.

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Jings, crivvens it’s the festive season for Oor Wullie on Nicola Sturgeon’s Christmas card

An icon of Scottish popular culture is helping to raise money for charity with a guest appearance on the front of the First Minister’s Christmas card.

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Clan events and festivals lined up to mark 2017 as Scotland’s Year of History and Heritage

Scots from around the world are being encouraged to explore and celebrate their ancestral past next year as 2017 is hailed as the Year of History, Heritage and Archaeology.

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Heartbreaking letter reveals last moments of the life of Robert Louis Stevenson

A heartbreaking letter from the widow of Robert Louis Stevenson detailing the last moments of the writer’s life has been acquired by the National Library of Scotland.

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