Features

Our features section has a whole host of articles all about Scotland and our connections with the world. Full of fascinating facts and interesting information, our features provide an in-depth account of all things Scotland. Pick from some of our most popular topics below, or dive into 'all features' to explore everything we have to offer!

Scotland is Now: Showcasing Scotland’s Diversity and Inclusivity

Scotland is Now: Showcasing Scotland’s Diversity and Inclusivity

What better time to showcase Scotland’s commitment to diversity than during the Edinburgh Festival Fringe – the world’s largest arts festival!

Eunice Olumide: The Scots-born Supermodel Opening Up the World of Fashion

Eunice Olumide: The Scots-born Supermodel Opening Up the World of Fashion

Scots-born model, designer, curator, and entrepreneur Eunice Olumide MBE wants to put Scotland on the world fashion map.

10 amazing reasons why Scotland is so family friendly

10 amazing reasons why Scotland is so family friendly

Scotland will put a smile on your face around every corner, with so many family-friendly aspects to make living and working here so special.

Dear Haters: Scotland’s Bold New Crusade to Tackle Hate Crime

Dear Haters: Scotland’s Bold New Crusade to Tackle Hate Crime

Scotland is meeting hate head on in a fierce new campaign that’s targeted at making the country even more open and welcoming.

Scotland’s commitment to being a good global citizen is stronger than ever

Scotland’s commitment to being a good global citizen is stronger than ever

Scotland is strengthening its position as a good global citizen by continuing to make real contributions towards today’s global challenges.

What to expect during Freshers Week in Scotland

What to expect during Freshers Week in Scotland

Before all the hard work and studying begins at Scotland's universities, new students come together at their respective campuses for the annual freshers week shenanigans. 

Converge Challenge and the Quest to find Scotland’s next big Innovator

Converge Challenge and the Quest to find Scotland’s next big Innovator

It’s that time of year again, when Scotland brings together the most ambitious and creative thinkers from academia, research and business at the annual Converge Challenge.

Charles Rennie Mackintosh: The Father of Glasgow Style

Charles Rennie Mackintosh: The Father of Glasgow Style

Since rising to prominence at the end of the 19th Century, Mackintosh is still regarded today as one of the world’s greatest designers.

Dundee: Scotland’s Designer Destination

Dundee: Scotland’s Designer Destination

With all eyes on Dundee for the opening of the new V&A museum, it’s worth remembering that the city has a long, proud history of design and innovation.

The Scottish fintech story everyone should know about

The Scottish fintech story everyone should know about

The ID Co is a Scottish fintech company that is leading the way in Open Banking. Here, James Varga, the company's founder, shares some of the key moments that have led to its success

A Roaring Success: Celebrating Baby Box’s First Birthday

A Roaring Success: Celebrating Baby Box’s First Birthday

Scotland’s Baby Box is celebrating its first anniversary alongside more than 50,000 happy recipients.

Shetland’s Super Social Enterprise That’s Ticking All The Boxes

Shetland’s Super Social Enterprise That’s Ticking All The Boxes

Scotland is home to a massive range of social enterprises, covering a whole host of different industries, all working towards creating a better place for us to call home.

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