Ian Rankin, the Scottish author, has just revived his greatest creation, Rebus, and pitted him into another labyrinthine mystery which the Cardenden cop finally manages to crack.
Ian Rankin, the Dundee HSFP rugby coach, in contrast, is still grappling with the vagaries of a season where his side can triumph against semi-professionals in the British & Irish Cup, yet be fighting to save their skins in the RBS Premiership.
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