Scotland’s food and drink industry has been booming in recent years and is a massive success story, so the fact it is now facing a product boycott is deeply worrying.All of this is yet further evidence that Scotland needs to protect its future by whatever means possible and it is right that the First Minister has the cross party support of the Scottish Parliament as all options continue to be explored to protect our nation’s place in Europe.
In a lot of cultures, the first or second date can mark the beginning a relationship.
But in Australia, you’ll probably find yourself doing a lot of ‘couply’ activities the relationship starts.
Sometimes it feels like everything’s going by very slowly, and there aren’t always clear road signs. This is because, in Australia, there aren’t formal dating rules like in some cultures.
Australians aren’t big on rules – unless it’s Aussie Rules Football.
It’s a useful intermediary in a culture that stresses getting to know people first, and sending someone a friend request is a nice way of saying that you’d like to do just that.