Category: People

Jim Kidd

Dundonian Life with Jim Kidd

Back in our festive issue of 2014, we interviewed Hollywood actor and Dundonian Brian Cox and we were inspired by his toughness and...

Rob MacKillop

Adew Dundee with Rob MacKillop

While sitting in our Stobswell office, early one summer morning, we stumbled across a wee tune on YouTube called ‘Adew Dundee’. How...

George Wishart

George Wishart: Scottish Reformer & Martyr

For some Scots the Reformation is something of an embarrassment, a part of our shared history that is best left unmentioned, or, where it...

Mary Slessor and Adopted Family

Mary Slessor: Mill Girl, Missionary and Mother

Most Dundonians of a certain age will know the name, Mary Slessor, perhaps from Sunday school lessons, possibly from school books, or...

Jacobite Rising on Dundee Law

‘Jacobite Rising on Dundee Law’ by Andrew Murray Scott

Dundee Law has overlooked many great events and visitors cannot fail to notice the towering monument to the city’s fallen in World...

Gary Robertson Performing

Dundonian Life with Gary Robertson

“Eh thought eh’d like to write a play so that’s what eh done” Saturday 2nd May 2015, the warm evening air in the...

Mary Brooksbank Dundee

Mary Brooksbank: ‘Oary’ Dundee’s First Lady

Mary Brooksbank is one of the most significant figures in the pantheon of the Dundee radical tradition. She was born ‘on a raw...

Craig Murray

British Life with Craig Murray

“I would dedicate every fibre of my being to stopping this horror in Uzbekistan.” Back in our festive issue readers will recall...

Hollywood Actor and Dundonian Brian Cox

Spirit of Survival with Brian Cox

“I’m so proud of this city, I’m so proud of the spirit of this city” City Life had the privilege of following and...

George Kinloch

From the Radical Toon and the Republic of Letters to Yes City

The recent democratic engagement and political involvement of people from all walks of life in the recent referendum got us thinking…...