Latest Taggart Stories

2008-10-02 00:00:14

By Paul English THE luvvies queued like riot police to say nice, benign things about wur ain Taggart to mark its silver anniversary. Funny no one mentioned that there's more tension shopping on QVC than there is in the cop show's current Scooby-Doo 45-minute format.

2008-09-20 12:00:34

By MARTIN WILLIAMS IT IS the world's longestrunning police drama and synonymous with the grit and dark humour of Glasgow.

2008-08-08 15:00:38

By Liam Rudden Arts and Taggart creator takes on prejudice PREJUDICE lies at the heart of the two very different plays that Taggart creator and ex-Royal High pupil Glenn Chandler has chosen to co-produce with writer and director Patrick Wilde on at this year's Fringe.

Word of the Day
  • A handkerchief.
  • Specifically— The legendary sweat-cloth; the handkerchief of St. Veronica, according to tradition miraculously impressed with the mask of Christ; also, the napkin about Christ's head (Johu xx. 7).
  • In general, any miraculous portrait of Christ.
The word 'sudarium' comes from a Latin word meaning 'a handkerchief'.