When I was a child, my aunt used to tell me stories about her late father, my maternal grandfather.
Scotland's landowners have voiced "extreme concerns" over land reform measures proposed by the Scottish Government, some of which they fear could undermine their human rights.
LAST week's row over the Smith Commission reforms was pure political satire.
THE SNP government last night widened its attack over what it claims are watered down plans on more devolution, by telling Westminster to scrap 12 "vetoes" which could stop Holyrood making its own decisions on welfare, energy and transport.
Plans to exploit onshore gas in Scotland by mining coalbed methane or fracking look doomed after the SNP and Labour both moved to ban them yesterday.