Wylie-ing Away January

  • Posted on: 17/01/2020

This week Muriel Wylie delights us all with her musings and what life is like 60 years ago in Glasgow. Permanent Waves There you are, clearly you managed to get a last minute, appointment. Of course, they can always fit …

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Welcome 1960 – The Dancing Decade?

  • Posted on: 10/01/2020

The Muriel and Jasper blog is back – set exactly 60 years ago. It’s a new year and a new decade. The space race is on, coal is in decline, Mr Profumo, the Secretary of State for War has arrived …

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An Audience with Mary, Queen of Scots, 3rd January 2020

  • Posted on: 02/01/2020

For those of you still wanting to celebrate the arrival of the New Year, then come and join Mary, Queen of Scots who is still making her way through the 12 Days of Christmas! Join her in the Great Hall …

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Muriel’s Musings: Presents In Mind

  • Posted on: 21/12/2019

This week’s peek into life 60 years ago takes as its theme Christmas shopping. All the suggested presents here featured in articles in The Glasgow Herald from the 14th to 24th December 1959. We join Muriel and her friend Lottie at coffee…. …

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