Yesterday morning I explored Silvermills in Edinburgh. Sadly, not very much of this once ancient village survives and the alchemical projects of James IV are all but forgotten. However I … Continue reading horse-rider-eagle
This advert for HALKID is on the back cover of the current BMJ [23 April 2021] On my first day in training in psychiatry [thirty years ago] the Consultant Psychiatrist … Continue reading ‘HALKID’
I was an NHS doctor for more than 25 years. Public Health Paper, No 34, published by the WHO in 1968, had more impact on my practice than any other … Continue reading Public Health Paper No 34.
I have been scraping our rusty and paint-flaked garden gate. This gate dates back to 1880, the same date as our house. I wonder how many folk have opened and … Continue reading More of a journey than a gateway