Where recorded history has gone astray: Rabbie Burns

Rabbie Burns made two [recorded] visits to Stirlingshire.  Of these visits,  the most definitive account was published in 1899: Betty Black’s Inn. ‘PH’ bottom left, off Brook Street First OS  … Continue reading Where recorded history has gone astray: Rabbie Burns

All in my head

This is my latest short film. It is just over a minute long. Make of it what you want! It is by living that we learn [vivendo discimus] Music credit: … Continue reading All in my head

somewhere only we know

In 1950 my grandfather, bought new, a DEFENDER.

Voice of the people

Last Thursday I gave a talk on the Orchards of Bridge of Allan for the Rotary Club. This was reported in yesterday’s Stirling Observer: This is the short film that … Continue reading Voice of the people