People and Places

Exile offers insight into the real Syria

Published: Sun 22 Feb 2015

Elgin Writers Club secretary Angela Hilal's new book tells stories based on her life in Syria over more than 40 years. Picture by NS photographer Daniel Forsyth. Image no: 028227

MANY consider life in Syria to be all about war and devastation, but a book by Elgin Writers Club secretary Angela Hilal paints a very different picture of the country.

Cadet Jamie sets sights on Tattoo

Published: Mon 19 Jan 2015

Citadel cadet Jamie Crawford.

AN AMERICAN military college band has been invited to perform in the 2015 Edinburgh Tattoo, and among its ranks could be a former pupil of Lossiemouth High School.

People and Places