Diamonds in the Dark

“Just because you are poor or living in poverty, doesn’t mean you can’t dream big or possess a rich soul.” The woman on the screen smiles a small, shy smile but her words carry straight through the camera and out into the wide absorbent silence that only a few hundred expectant ears-in-waiting can create. She …

Loony Dook in pictures

Thousands of smurfs, giant bananas and saltire-coated swimmers descended on South Queensferry to start the New Year in true Scottish style. The annual Loony Dook saw over a thousand brave souls plunge themselves into the freezing waters of the Forth, cheered on by locals and visitors from all over the world as part of Edinburgh’s …