scottish

history

Three Men Vanished From a Scottish Island 100 Years Ago and People Are Still Looking

The disappearance at the turn of the 20th century still fascinates over a century later.
Mack Lamoureux
4.5.19
Brexit

Brexit Food Shortages Could Have Serious Repercussions for Scotland's Island Communities

We spoke to residents of Orkney and the Outer Hebrides to learn how they're prepping for a potential hard Brexit.
Chris McCall
10.8.18
scotland

Why Everything You Know About Scottish Food Might Be a Myth

From the whisky sold in foreign liquor stores to tartan-boxed shortbread clutched by Edinburgh tourists, we’re told that Scotland’s food is rooted in history. But many traditional dishes aren’t as “Scottish” as we might think.
Ben Reade
5.12.16
News

The Hangover News

Mexico's biggest drug lord, Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman, escaped from prison – again.
Mac Hackett
7.13.15
Sports

Scottish Football Fans Are Boycotting Tonight's Friendly with Qatar

Probably the worst time to play a meaningless friendly is when your opposition is embroiled in the biggest corruption scandal in football history.
Liam Turbett
6.5.15
making waves in scotland

North Scotland's Surfers Are Harder Than You

Marcus Thompson
1.10.15
Sports

North Scotland's Surfers Are Harder Than You

In the remote town of Thurso, surfers will endure short daylight hours and risk floating chunks of ice for the best cold water waves in Europe.
Marcus Thompson
1.10.15
Gavin Haynes Sleepless Nights

A Depressing Guide to the Classic British Drug Mule Arrest

An act-by-act breakdown of Michaella Connolly and Melissa Reid's Peruvian nightmare.
Gavin Haynes
8.14.13
The Natives Issue

Racist Friend

We nearly used this piece as the intro to the issue. It would have worked well as a sensational “Welcome To Barra” piece. Thing is, it would have been totally unrepresentative of the islanders, who, on the whole, treated us amazingly well.
VICE Staff
1.1.06