I will never forget a dear old lady – long since dead. She is with me every day as I hear the news. She makes it kinder.
Last week I came across the above gravestone in Stewarton Churchyard and it stopped me. Mrs Picken was an elderly widow, who day after day, year after year, left an … Continue reading It stopped me
The 200th anniversary of the Scotsman newspaper took place on the 25th January 2017. What follows are a few of the adverts from the very first edition … Continue reading 200 years of news