The five most popular stories from our website this month
1. YOUNGSTERS CAN FOLLOW IN THE FOOTSTEPS OF SAM HEUGHAN
We revealed that the Outlander TV star’s old school, the Steiner School of Edinburgh, had revamped an old outbuilding and converted it into new classrooms – and that got the heart-throb’s worldwide fans clicking to see his alma mater.
2. BEWARE THE DANGEROUS SIGNS OF MOUTH CANCER
We warned readers to keep an eye out for any unusual activity in their mouths, and recommended that if they looked or felt anything different from the usual, to get in touch with their dentist as soon as possible – one check-up could save their lives.
3. DISCOVER CULZEAN CASTLE’S SUBTERRANEAN SECRETS
The famous castle in Ayrshire was holding a day of events which involved looking in the caves below it.
10 RIDICULOUS SCOTTISH LAWS YOU WON’T BELIEVE
Did you know boys under 10 shouldn’t see naked mannequins? Or that gambling in a library is a total no-no? These are just two examples of arcane and crazy Scottish laws which we shared.
5. GAMEKEEPERS SPIED ON IN THEIR OWN HOMES
As the Glorious Twelfth arrived, we told of the darker side of the start of the grouse season, where some gamekeepers had been threatened – and spied on with cameras – in their homes.