News and features

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20/06/22

The story of Ian Collins, a member of the Collins publishing dynasty, his sporting success and bravery in WW2.

20/06/22

The incredible life of Margaret Allan, racing car driver, WW2 code breaker and Vogue journalist. 

20/06/22

A three-time British Ladies’ Amateur, six-time Scottish Ladies’ champion and world no 1 in 1937

17/03/22

We explore the stories of some of the women who produced munitions during the First World War

17/03/22

We look at the life and charitable work of Catherine Sinclair (1800–1864)

24/02/22

Perth Prison registers now available online

24/02/22

A brief history of Perth Prison and stories of its prisoners from the registers

06/01/22

We celebrate the birth of Scottish actor Deborah Kerr, born in 1921.

06/01/22

The tale of the snail in the bottle and marriage of Henry Donoghue to Margaret Houston.