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First World War Commeorative Event, 10/11 November 2018

  • Posted on: 09/11/2018

This weekend we will be at the Tall Ship, Riverside, Glasgow for their event commemorating the end of the first World War. This is a free. event suitable for all the family, 10 – 4

Records of War at Dumfries Museum

  • Posted on: 09/11/2018

This week we have been working at Dumfries Museum on their exhibition about how people recorded the First World War.. To introduce pupils to the concept of investigating original photographs, documents and objects, we have taken the route of the …

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Muriel’s Musings: October 31st 1958

  • Posted on: 02/11/2018

Well Conceived Well that is most interesting, and no I do not mean the £9 million Scottish Office grant  to small farmers (why farm and expect others to pay), the Fife Coal Miners Strike (fortunately I have a full bunker) …

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Observations on Autumn

  • Posted on: 26/10/2018

A Price to Pay The wind has blown most of the leaves from the trees. A few are still barely clothed but most are skeletal. A desiccated carpet of gold tawny brown and touches of red lies deep across lawns …

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