International Tartan Day

International Tartan Day

September 7, 2012

This infographic provides information for Tartan Day. It explains what Tartan Day is, what its roots are and the symbolism behind it. It shows how people in Scotland and Scots around the world celebrate Tartan’s Day. Finally the infographic provides the names and pictures of famous Scots.

Head over heels for haggis

Head over heels for haggis

August 23, 2012

Haggis is Scotland’s most famous dish, and we give you the inside scoop on what makes up the meaty pudding that some love and some hate. Source

Head Over Heels For Haggis

Head Over Heels For Haggis

August 12, 2012

The inside scoop on Scotland’s most infamous dish. Source

A tale of three cities

A tale of three cities

July 18, 2012

It is often repeated that 70% of jobs in financial services are outside London. It is easy to characterise these as lower-value ‘back office’ jobs but this visit showed just how wrong that impression is. Edinburgh has a great deal to be proud of in its asset management and life assurance professions. Glasgow has equally […]

Population Change by Local Authority (UK)

Population Change by Local Authority (UK)

June 21, 2012

The UK’s population is rising fast. Some estimates say that Britain will be the most populous country in Europe by 2050. Figures published recently by the Office for National Statistics seem to show we they on course to reach 70 million people by 2029. Source