This is a book I have published about Royal deeside and a small, lost and forgotten glen – Glen Girnock – that nestles between Balmoral cartle and Birkhall.
http://www.lulu.com/gb/en/shop/peter-j-gordon/deeside-tales-the-stories-of-a-small-glen/hardcover/product-20579109.html

More of a journey than a gateway

Tomorrow is the state funeral of Queen Elizabeth II. This short film is based on our Queen’s last journey from Balmoral. More of a journey than a gateway: To play … Continue reading More of a journey than a gateway

Go seek adventures

This question was asked in last week’s Sunday TIMES: Of course there is no complete data to refer to but it is thought that Don Quixote tops the list. It … Continue reading Go seek adventures

Fairyland

What follows is a story, a fairy story. But it is true, more-or-less. In July 1993, two young doctors married:Both Peter and Sian had studied medicine with the University of … Continue reading Fairyland

Clock Manufacturer, Watchmaker, Optician

In his day, John Stevenson [1853-1927] fixed and maintained many of Aberdeen’s clocks. He also kept ‘regular’ the clocks of Abergeldie castle and Balmoral castle: The above photograph, taken from … Continue reading Clock Manufacturer, Watchmaker, Optician