A new Co-op for Bridge of Allan

Our local Co-op, on Fountain Road, is no more than 200 hops and skips from our house. In terms of its building fabric it is getting rather tired and the … Continue reading A new Co-op for Bridge of Allan


I have this odd fascination with road signs. They often collect around the Nineveh fountain. Sometimes they even seem to suggest some sort of metaphor?!  

‘Holed out in ONE!’

On the 21st June 1928 Walter McFarlane ‘holed out in ONE!’ In 1928, Walter McFarlane, a ‘motor driver’, was renting accommodation at ‘Craigview’ house, Fountain Road Bridge of Allan. This … Continue reading ‘Holed out in ONE!’