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

Old Gorbals

The International Book Festival, Central Hall, Edinburgh, Saturday 20 August 2022: Richard Holloway shared happy memories of growing up in the Gorbals of Glasgow. Voice-recognition-technology was  used to share Richard … Continue reading Old Gorbals

a year ago

A year ago I had a short stay in Aberdeenshire. It felt like returning home. May 2021: I had a short break in Aberdeenshire staying in the Aberdeen Arms, Tarland … Continue reading a year ago

Clearance stanes

This film is for Callum Reid: Please click here to play this short film. Music credit: Beyond the Strath – by James Ross