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The land of the rising dram

Whisky, big in Japan.  Japan, big in whisky.  Patrick Leclezio separates his mizuwaris from his oyuwaris.

Whisky geeks have been on it for a while, but now it’s starting to explode in the mainstream.  933 more words

Whisky Column

Bathurst Basin - Then and Now

The Bristol – Then and Now facebook page is well worth following if you have an interest in Bristol’s history. Many interesting bits and pieces to be found, including quite a bit of info and pictures on the harbour, and the railways of Bristol. 170 more words

The Route

Raising of Inchinnan Bascule Bridge

With the opportunity to see some Arrol engineering in action, on 3rd September I headed towards Renfrew to see the span of the Inchinnan Bascule Bridge being raised for… 624 more words


Riding the Rocking Horse

Oh! Let there be some relief from the bascule of every day,
Lurching forward then back in the crazy dance.
But however often we yearn for resting at some still point, 85 more words