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Latest articles from Erin McDermott

The return of the Herald’s annual Diversity Conference

THE RETURN of The Herald & GenAnalytics Diversity Conference yesterday brought together the country’s senior professionals in HR, business development and recruitment to share ideas and explore this year’s theme of ‘Reset: Re-engage: Re-focus’.

BEST OF SCOTLAND Mother’s Day: Top locations for afternoon tea in Scotland

The indulgent and often sweetly decadent tradition of afternoon tea was ‘invented’ around 1840 by the Seventh Duchess of Bedford, Anna Maria Russell, after she found herself peckish during the period between lunch and late dinner. Now, as Mother’s Day quickly approaches (Sunday, 27 March), it’s the perfect excuse to carry on this tradition. Here, we round up some of the best afternoon tea spots in Scotland to make mum feel extra special this year.