From teaching Kylie Minogue a song to celebrating four decades in showbusiness and performing live in front of a billion people, it has been a special year for Dougie MacLean, writes Susan Welsh
Year of Homecoming
A Samoan woman whose great-grandfather emigrated from the Highlands to New Zealand in 1862 has traced her roots at the Clan Donald Year of Homecoming rally.
Fill your sails and get ready for the 2014 Aberdeen Asset Management Scottish Traditional Boat Festival. Thousands of visitors are expected to attend the 21st annual festival which will take place at Portsoy, Aberdeenshire, next weekend, from 27 to 29 June.