News and features

Welcome to our news and features section.

Search our articles and features for topics of interest by using a keyword, for example, 'wills' or 'cinema'.

05/01/17

The tale of a marriage cut tragically short by the Clydebank Blitz, 1941

05/01/17

The lives of a comedian and an author in the 1916 births

21/10/16

Learn about the lives of six soldiers who died on 1 July 1916

18/10/16

Working on a recent project, members of staff discovered answers to puzzles in their family history

10/10/16

Discover the buildings commissioned by a remarkable newspaper editor and philanthropist

07/10/16

The society tattooist with the unusual name

07/10/16

Even if your ancestor didn't leave a will, an inventory can still reveal a lot

30/09/16

You may be experiencing difficulties with your account on the new ScotlandsPeople website.

28/09/16

Welcome to the new ScotlandsPeople website.