Culture & Leisure

Exhibition shares stories of the Rohingya

A Scottish photographer has joined forces with SCIAF and the Justice and Peace Commission to create a stunning display

22nd June 2018 by Gareth Jones

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Star-studded line-up for Michelle Obama event

Top names from music and entertainment will attend the Hunter Foundation's gala dinner next month

20th June 2018 by Gareth Jones

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Art school fire hits charity’s funds

Music charity Paragon has had to cancel an event for hundreds of people after the huge blaze in Glasgow

19th June 2018 by Gareth Jones

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Sexual assaults rife at music festivals

Campaigners have said figures that show one in five revellers face unwanted sexual behaviour are shocking but not surprising

18th June 2018 by Gareth Jones

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Charity denies whistleblower’s sacking claims

An animal welfare charity said it did not sack its head of policy because he spoke out about pension fund investments in firms using animal testing

18th June 2018 by Susan Smith

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Is Nature Deficit Disorder even a thing?

Dan Mushens examines whether people spending more time indoors could be negatively affecting their health

18th June 2018 by Gareth Jones

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Scottish Charity Awards 2018 in pictures

Photos from the drinks reception, dinner and awards ceremony at the Scottish Charity Awards 2018

15th June 2018 by Gareth Jones

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Charity renews bumper kit sponsorship with Hearts FC

Kit deal has been supported by group of generous benefactors

14th June 2018 by Robert Armour

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Thousands of kids march for road safety in Scotland

Nursery and school children are taking to the streets to raise awareness of how youngsters killed or injured in road traffic accidents

13th June 2018 by Susan Smith

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Community gardens open up for Power of Food festival

Edinburgh community gardens are coming together for a festival celebrating community food growing

12th June 2018 by Susan Smith

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Edinburgh Women’s Procession pictures and video

Thousands of Scottish women took part in the procession in memory of 100 years of women getting the vote - see the video and pictures

11th June 2018 by Susan Smith

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Honours for Scotland’s third sector heroes

Several well-known faces - and also volunteers - from the Scottish third sector have been included in the Queen's Birthday Honours list

11th June 2018 by Gareth Jones

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£20m poverty fund announced

The Empowering Communities fund allows groups to decide how to tackle poverty in their area

7th June 2018 by Gareth Jones

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Scotland’s first dementia friendly park created

Kings Park in Stirling has been given a makeover to ensure it is more accessible

6th June 2018 by Gareth Jones

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Scotland enjoys the Big Lunch

The annual event, created by the Eden Project, sees communities come together to enjoy food and conversation

5th June 2018 by Gareth Jones

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People are at their best when faced with adversity

Lee Peyton founded Breaking Strain Events with business partner Garry Mackay and has helped raise £1m for charity

4th June 2018 by Gareth Jones

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Kiltwalk to raise millions for charity

More than £2.4 million has already been raised through this year's events, with thousands having headed out in Aberdeen at the weekend

4th June 2018 by Gareth Jones

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Charity to invest £60m in Scotland

The National Trust for Scotland has launched an ambitious plan to protect its lands and buildings

4th June 2018 by Susan Smith

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Scots singers join charity fun run

Deacon Blue's Ricky Ross and Lorraine McIntosh were amongst those who took part in the SCIAF Family Fun Run

4th June 2018 by Gareth Jones

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