The felt life

Last Monday Ian McEwan was interviewed by Kirsty Wark before a live audience for the Edinburgh International Book Festival. We had applied for tickets but found that within an hour … Continue reading The felt life


A few selected extracts from LESSONS by Ian McEwan.      

Aldbar Castle

Aldbar castle, south of Brechin was demolished in 1965. To play my short film on Aldbar castle and estate, please click on the image below: A rain-faded notice pinned upon … Continue reading Aldbar Castle

The Den o’ Aldbar

Seaton valley is  beautiful. It is a quietly special place where ‘Nature’ reclaims antiquity: The Den o’ Albar is  beautiful. It is a quiet place where ‘Antiquity’ reclaims nature: