The historical novelist was one of the greatest Scottish writers of the twentieth century.
Our Records: Peter McLagan (1823-1900), British Liberal Party politician and Scotland’s first black MP
Peter McLagan was Scotland’s first and, to date, only black MP. We celebrate his life for this year's Black History Month.
A minister, family man and advocate for the abolishment of slavery
A member of the Collins publishing dynasty, his sporting success and bravery in WW2.
The incredible life of Margaret Allan, racing car driver, WW2 code breaker and journalist
A three-time British Ladies’ Amateur, six-time Scottish Ladies’ champion and world no 1 in 1937
We look at the life and charitable work of Catherine Sinclair (1800â€“1864)