‘a small wayside Inn’

The Woodside Hotel, Doune, has a special place in the history of both my mother’s family and my father’s family. Today it remains a special place for all our family. … Continue reading ‘a small wayside Inn’

Kintore’s Suffragette

Caroline Phillips (1870-1956) was a pioneering Aberdeen journalist who put job her on the line to spearhead the suffrage movement in the north east of Scotland. One hundred years on, … Continue reading Kintore’s Suffragette

My talk for the Deeside Heritage Society

I have been asked to give a talk for the Deeside Heritage Society and will be giving this in Aboyne on the evening of the Thursday 19th October 2017. My … Continue reading My talk for the Deeside Heritage Society

A hopeless case

Peter first met Sian at Woodend Hospital. This was February 1991. At the time, both Peter and Sian were junior doctors working in the Glenburn Wing. The backdrop narrative (audio) … Continue reading A hopeless case