From Usain Bolt to Bradley Wiggins, it feels like London 2012 all over again. This time though, we're in Glasgow. Here is your Channel 4 News day-to-day guide to the Commonwealth Games.
As Scottish First Minister Alex Salmond makes his first appearance on the Commonwealth Games stage, the challenge in the coming days may be to keep the attention of the world on the sport.
In a visit to Scotland ahead of the referendum, David Cameron calls on the "silent majority" of Scots to vote to stay with the United Kingdom - and slips in a jibe at "Alex the unready".
When fire swept through Glasgow School of Art, many of the students' degree projects were destroyed. On graduation day, Daisy Ayliffe hears from two students whose work was lost or badly damaged.
JK Rowling donates £1m to the campaign to keep Scotland part of the UK, saying: "Be warned, this is only of interest to people in Scotland or the UK...there's Death Eaters in paragraph five."