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21/06/21

Discover more about the history of poor relief in Scotland

18/06/21

We find glimpses of the love lives of the Pre-Raphaelite circle in the kirk session minutes.

11/05/21

The act of bravery undertaken by the youngest lieutenant colonel in the British Army

16/03/21

Kirk session records now available online

11/02/21

The tale of a family dispute over inheritance and a favoured child. 

07/01/21

The stories of two couples married on Victory in Europe Day, 8th May 1945.

06/01/21

We discover more about William McCance, once described as ‘the most promising phenomenon of contemporary Scotland in regard to art’. 

06/01/21

Lyall Stuart Scott, urologist, was amongst those born in 1920.

20/11/20

Discover more about Scotland's shipbuilding history in the ScotlandsPeople Image Library