The act of bravery undertaken by the youngest lieutenant colonel in the British Army
Hurricane 'Low Q' killed 21 people and damaged 250,000 homes across Scotland in January 1968.
Welcome to our news and features section.
Learn more about Muriel Spark and other Scottish authors born in 1918
Newly-discovered letters shed light on Robert Burns’ family, Excise career and radical political opinions
Learn about the lives of Alberto Morrocco, Anna MacLeod and Hugh Malcolm - all born in 1917
Read about the weddings of three allied servicemen in Scotland in 1942