Why 'Yes' Vote Would Be Great for Rest of the UK, As Well as Scotland

Why 'Yes' Vote Would Be Great for Rest of the UK, As Well as Scotland

Natalie Bennett  3.09.2014
Our support for a "yes" vote isn't just a matter of passively following the lead of the Scottish Green Party, nor is it even just our no-comprise...
Abuse And Egg-Throwing Strangely Absent As Jim Murphy Rejoins Scottish Campaign Trail

Abuse And Egg-Throwing Strangely Absent As Jim Murphy Rejoins Scottish Campaign Trail

2.09.2014
The MP who called off his anti-independence tour of Scotland after "co-ordinated abuse" by the Yes camp has said the "tap of mob mentality"...
The Director of Edinburgh Art Festival Talks Culture and Independence

The Director of Edinburgh Art Festival Talks Culture and Independence

Amah-Rose McKnight-Abrams  20.08.2014
I spoke to festival director Sorcha Carey about what can be expected at the Edinburgh Art Festival this year.

Tips for Attending The Edinburgh Festival

Gina Lyons  20.08.2014
Sup. I am back from the Edinburgh Comedy Festival. (I am aware they do more than comedy, but frankly I have never seen a show there not...
A New Caledonia: Scottish Band in Single Release for Scottish Foodbanks

A New Caledonia: Scottish Band in Single Release for Scottish Foodbanks

Rob McDowall  19.08.2014
The Scottish band The Libations have recorded and released a cover of Caledonia which has taken social media by storm and is backed with...
Brian Cox and Me

Brian Cox and Me

Ruby Wax  7.08.2014
I'm placed next to Brain Cox and something inside me wilts because I know I am sitting next to a superior being and he will soon find out...
The Restless Quest for Satisfaction: Why the Edinburgh Festival Is Like Life

The Restless Quest for Satisfaction: Why the Edinburgh Festival Is Like Life

Sara Sheridan  6.08.2014
The other way to go is simply to live on your instincts. An overheard recommendation between friends in a bar or coffee shop, a chance...
Edinburgh, You Tart

Edinburgh, You Tart

Matt Roper  4.08.2014
God knows I've spent enough of my own money on presenting my show here this month. I daren't count how much. No doubt all comedians here...
Edinburgh Fringe Festival: A Performer's Guide

Edinburgh Fringe Festival: A Performer's Guide

Samantha Baines  2.08.2014
It's here! That crazy month where tons of creative, funny and just down right weird performers (myself included) flock to Scotland for...

Harry Styles Must Be Stopped: Join the Revolution That's Heading in One Direction

Stephen Frizzle  27.07.2014
I implore to you all: Harry Styles must be stopped. There is some hypnotic gaze that the hairstyled individual holds over young girls in...

Edinburgh Fringe: The Ten Australian Acts You Must See

Tomás Ford  25.07.2014
When I'm not onstage, I co-produce the independent Noodle Palace and Midlandia venues during Western Australia's Fringe World festival,...
Suck It Up: How to Deal With Your Bad Review

Suck It Up: How to Deal With Your Bad Review

Tomás Ford  22.07.2014
Remember that this is one season of many that you'll perform. There's a lot of lessons you can take from a festival - It could be that...
Engaged and Confused: A Man's Guide to Marriage - Part One: Back Pocket Ring Burn

Engaged and Confused: A Man's Guide to Marriage - Part One: Back Pocket Ring Burn

Alex Smith  15.07.2014
Have you ever felt that perhaps you have too much money? That the money you have set aside for a house, a car or that kidney transplant...
The UpShot of Being an Ugly Teen

The UpShot of Being an Ugly Teen

Felicity Ward  8.07.2014
I was not a 'natural beauty' per se. Ahem. I was... gawky. I had pointy teeth at the front. I was whooping cough skinny. I had a big nose...