The making of the future

This film follows the ideas and creativity of Patrick Geddes [1854-1932] A Russian doctor, on seeing a sketched image of Patrick Geddes, asked if this was me? I replied that … Continue reading The making of the future

Only 2 people at one time

All footage taken in ‘Lockdown’ At 59 secs into this film a blurred picture of Patrick Geddes appears. He is standing in Edinburgh’s Cowgate. Patrick Geddes has had a major … Continue reading Only 2 people at one time

Letters to his gardener

The Letters of John Cockburn of Ormistoun to His Gardener, 1727-1744,  can be read in full here.

The Ormiston Yew

I visited the Ormiston Yew on Monday 7th September 2020: