In an archive [I have forgotten which archive] I came across these ‘before’ photographs of St Leonard’s, Edinburgh. I have tried to make something of them. Music credit: ‘Idiot Prayer’ … Continue reading ‘MALGON’

Moving on

I am looking forward to this Edinburgh International Book Festival event with Joan Bakewell and Richard Holloway. It is being held on Sunday 15 August, 2021, between 10 and 11am. … Continue reading Moving on

A culture “which starts at the very top of Government”

In the previous post I shared this article from the Scotland on Sunday, 23 May 2021, by Euan McColm. Published in today’s Perthshire Courier the following letter shares further concerns about … Continue reading A culture “which starts at the very top of Government”

“A gem of a book”

The current BMJ includes an obituary to Brice Pitt: emeritus professor of old age psychiatry who died in January of this year. He was clearly regarded highly by his colleagues … Continue reading “A gem of a book”