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Rime of the Ancient MarinerRead MoreAugust 30, 2014

A truly remarkable show is on in London at the moment; the Tiger Lillies performing in the Queen Elizabeth Hall is essential viewing!

RainRead MoreAugust 29, 2014

Have you ever wondered why it rains in the autumn? Here is a lovely explanation.

The world's wooliest sheep?Read MoreAugust 27, 2014

Is this the world's wooliest sheep? 20kg of fleece!

Singing Saturdays fundraiserRead MoreAugust 27, 2014


Singing Saturdays is going to Orkney and so we are fundraising like mad.

CraftsmanshipRead MoreAugust 27, 2014

The joy of crafting something is like no other in the world. Whether it is music-making, wood-working or origami, it is something we enjoy and admire.

Getting Scotland dancingRead MoreAugust 26, 2014

Fancy some joie de vivre? Take a look at this and get dancing!

The woven pavilionRead MoreAugust 23, 2014

The University of Stuttgart and the Institute for Computational Design have created a pavilion based on the shells of beetles.

A blog about menswearRead MoreAugust 23, 2014

We have been looking for patterns for men's jackets and having quite a frustrating time of it until...

Fibre in your food?Read MoreAugust 23, 2014

Something fun for a Sunday morning. Food tailored from fabric. What a hoot!

New kinds of music-makingRead MoreAugust 23, 2014

As technology changes so our worlds change too, sometimes in quite radical ways. This new type of keyboard looks and sounds amazing.