EVERYONE has their favourite anecdotes about the 2014 independence referendum.
THERE is something cheering about the spectacle of a performer winning five-star reviews in the twilight of his...
AT this point last year, it all seemed so simple.
SOMETIMES the individual human utterance can speak louder than the voices of many.
BARACK Omigod, CEO of the United States of Amnesia, has decreed that it's now OK to go Cuba and bring back suitcases...
'THE last week has written a heartbreaking final page into the story of a remarkable year for Glasgow.
It's been a good week for ...
Scotland's No vote last September was meant to draw a line under the UK's constitutional debate.
SCOTTISH Farmer magazine has added items of underwear to its online shop, and says the new range has proved popular with readers.
AT last - an ingenious method of dealing with people who insist on conducting loud phone conversations on trains.
GREAT to see so many restaurants taking pride in where their ingredients come from.
TALKING slippers - whatever will they think of next?
NOTICE how the Italian term barista is being used more frequently?
BIT blowy yesterday, but hardly merited the television news panic of a "weather bomb" hitting the country.
THE Rev David Robertson ("War of words over where Christianity stands over Christmas", The Herald, December 24) and Brian Quail (Letters, December 24) appear to share a lack of comprehension of a fairly simple point.
SOMETIMES we have a funny way of caring for our heritage.
There are many positives findings in the report by HM Inspectorate of Constabulary in Scotland (HMICS) into Police Scotland's approach to the investigation of rape, not least the fact that the national detection rate for rape has improved considerably.
Their names are etched in to our collective memories.
LIKE the Beatles, the Chatterley trial and Carnaby Street, the Profumo Scandal was a landmark that defined the 1960s.
Social media is undoubtedly a democratising force, allowing equality of access to those who want to have their say, whether that be about the quality of food in a restaurant, Scottish independence, or encouraging world leaders and celebrities to undertake a charity challenge.
LIKE the Beatles, the Chatterley trial and Carnaby Street, the Profumo scandal was a landmark that helped define 1960s Britain.
Every penny is not quite a prisoner in our higher education sector but resources are finite and they must be put to best effect to ensure that our universities can compete with the best in the world.
We write to welcome the Government's publication of the guidance on Relationships, Sexual Health and Parenthood...
The recognition by SNH that much of the wildlife habitats on Balmoral Estate are in an "unfavourable" condition has...
Hannah Rodger reports a fall in the number of patients "absconding" from Glasgow hospitals (Revealed:
Vicky Allan makes the mistake of thinking abortion is a form of "healthcare" (When conscience and care conflict,...
Having been seriously involved in the referendum campaign and having in front of me the White Paper and a choice...
I NOTE with interest the many and varied comments on Jim Murphy, particularly since his election as Scottish Labour...
THE tragedy in Queen Street suggests to me that the following safeguards should be pursued.
IAN Mackay (Letters, December 26) mentions several truths regarding drinking and driving.
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NORMALLY a teenager in an all-white tracksuit is rarely mistaken for an athlete on the grey streets of Glasgow.
YOU can tell Hector is from Glasgow's West End.
THE metal fence is too high to climb, but there are a couple of staves missing, and it is easy to crouch, twist, and swing through to the wasteland on the other side.
THERE are few railway stations which endear themselves to the public so much that people write songs about them.
BATMAN was enjoying his pint, and the beer belly stretching his costume suggested he would not be swinging from roof-tops any time soon.
COAXING its temperamental, grating, gearbox, I once drove a minibus of opera singers on a tour of the Highlands where locals would lovingly open ancient village halls for their show and lay out pyramids of home-made sandwiches.
IT'S hard to pin down a precise number of documents held in the Glasgow Archives - the City Archivist, Dr Irene O'Brien, speaks of three or four million related to the city alone - but one thing is sure:
SO I am ascending the stairs of one of Glasgow's oldest and finest buildings beside an army officer whose red-jacketed dress uniform includes silver spurs.
The SNP's council tax freeze was intended as a temporary measure, but it is now into its seventh year.
Sir Arthur Bonsall.
Air Marshal Sir John Donald.