Stitched-in-together

Last Saturday, at Twickenham, Scotland played England in the 150th test. Stuart Hogg was the captain for Scotland and his shirt was embroidered with the the name of Francis Moncrieff … Continue reading Stitched-in-together

Mercury in bronze

Sometime before 1885, when ploughing a field near Cowiehall in Stirlingshire, a Throsk farmer came across a statuette of Mercury in bronze. This statuette is now kept by the National … Continue reading Mercury in bronze

1972: A design for Bannockburn Heritage Centre

This striking design was commissioned by the National Trust for Scotland for Bannockburn Heritage Centre. Several generations of our family have visited this Heritage Centre. I believe that the photograph … Continue reading 1972: A design for Bannockburn Heritage Centre

“A fantastic space for the community and visitors”

I was delighted to read of this appointment.  I would like to wish Kate White all the very best in her new role. I am particularly passionate about community gardens … Continue reading “A fantastic space for the community and visitors”