the Defence of Scotland

On the 10th April 1955, having been ‘torched’ by flame-throwers, Dreghorn castle, was blown up. The Defence of Scotland: To play this short film please click here or on the … Continue reading the Defence of Scotland

Alive in the river of light

Peter’s films about rivers and streams [please click on each image to play a different film]: The brig that spans the Wharry: Lycidas [Lendalfoot]: The Devil’s pulpit: He spoke like … Continue reading Alive in the river of light

Go North!

This film, based upon the 1908 ‘Scottish National Exhibition’, seeks to celebrate our experience of life through the passing of TIME. This film is for Joan Bakewell. Music credit: ‘I’m … Continue reading Go North!

Kenneth Kaunda

I share Lord Steel’s astonishment that the Scotsman did not report the death of Kenneth Kuanda, Zambia’s first President. This letter, by Lord Steel, was published in the Scotsman on … Continue reading Kenneth Kaunda