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David Tait brings Canadians to Scotland to play golf     1) Where did you grow up and when did you leave Scotland? I was born in Dumfries, but due to my father's job in insurance we moved around quite a lot. I lived in Lenzie, Stirling, London, Newcastle,...

You can hear "Simply Scottish" four times a week on the award winning radio station Celtic Radio Network www.celticradio.net   1) Where did you grow up and when did you leave Scotland? I grew up in Gilmerton on the outskirts of Edinburgh. I remember spending lots of time outside playing football, sometimes...

Stephanie Heckman is the executive director of the international  charity organization "One World Children's Fund" Visit her homepage   1) Where did you grow up and at what age did you leave Scotland? I grew up in the south side of Glasgow and then moved to Troon when I was about 11...

With allegations of widespread fraud and failure in the banking sector top executives feel it is sanction enough to forego bonuses and say sorry Scottish news: Libor scandal spreads by Jamie Mann The Royal Bank of Scotland (RBS) is moving into the media spotlight after dismissing four traders following allegations...

Tom Davis is the Senior Vice President of  Architecture & Construction for Mariott Resorts (Florida, USA) Visit his companies' site   1) Where did you grow up and when did you leave Scotland? I grew up in Garrowhill and left to go to Bahrain with my parents when I was 10 years...

Brian Holton is the only currently-publishing Chinese-Scots translator in the world (England) 1)    Where did you grow up and when did you leave Scotland? Born in Galashiels, lived in Lagos (Nigeria), then Edinburgh, Falkirk, Galashiels and Selkirk. I left Scotland in 1988 to spend a year in China,...

Brian Holton is the only currently-publishing Chinese-Scots translator in the world (England) 1)    Where did you grow up and when did you leave Scotland? Born in Galashiels, lived in Lagos (Nigeria), then Edinburgh, Falkirk, Galashiels and Selkirk. I left Scotland in 1988 to spend a year in China,...

Britain's banks are receiving new rescue packages whilst Westminster's austerity programme fails to contain rocketing UK debt   Scottish news: Bank chaos blamed on 'computer glitch' by Laura Latre and Alex Porter RBS, Natwest and Ulster Bank customers have all faced financial chaos unable to make withdrawals and transfers from their accounts...

John Fitzpatrick is a former journalist who now runs his own communications business (Brazil) 1) Where did you grow up and when did you leave Scotland? I´m a Glesga keelie but I was fortunate enough to study and work in other places like Stirling, Edinburgh, Dundee and...