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Recorders: ear bleeding or life longing? 

11th October 2023

In light of research which found  that playing a musical instrument can improve cognitive abilities in later life, writer Nina Atikinson explores the ways this could be implemented universally in Scottish schools.  The squeaky sound of a novice recorder player practising is a familiar memory for many parents across the UK. My own mother wasn’t ...

Olympic Life Lessons

5th September 2021

Following an inspiring Olympic Games in Tokyo, Grace reflects on some of the key lessons that athletes have taught us this summer The Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games was unique. This uniqueness didn’t come from a new and exciting opening ceremony, however, it came from holding an Olympic Games during a mass global pandemic. From the ...