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A Voice from the Past: Sir Walter Scott

  • Posted on: 13/08/2014

Here is our Sir Walter Scott played by Fergus John McCann giving his views on some topical issues as well as pondering on how he has influenced those who have come after him. A modest man of letters as he …

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Sir Walter Scott at the Edinburgh International Book Festival

  • Posted on: 12/08/2014

Sir Walter Scott made a “surprise” visit to the Edinburgh International Book Festival as a guest of Edinburgh UNESCO City of Literature. At the “Reading the City” event the author and enthusiast of Scott, James Robertson,  interviewed this great man of …

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Lest we forget: 4th August 1914

  • Posted on: 04/08/2014

Brewster at the Museum of the Universsity of St Andrews, 15th August

  • Posted on: 31/07/2014

Sir David Brewster, inventor of the kaleidoscope, and famous for his angle, will be at the Museum. Drop in and find out about this interesting scientist and his connections with St Andrews and beyond.    You can even make your very …

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