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Snap shots of time: our treasured memories.

Most people have their own personal archive of treasured possessions whether they are photographs, heirlooms, or even children’s drawings. Although all the objects in our collections are treasured there is a few that are exceptionally precious. 467 more words

Photography

William Wallace at the Irvine Water

Gutting young Selbie, the foppish son of the Constable of Dundee, like a fish with his dirk was a good enough reason for the young Wallace to take his leave of that place and find some quiet spot where he might lie his head low for a while. 1,094 more words

Ayr

Travels through the Scottish Bruce Heartlands

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South-western Scotland; Ayrshire, Galloway, Carrick, and Dumfriesshire, are seldom afforded the ink spillage they deserve in the Mediaeval history of Scotland. It is true that in the aftermath of the constitutional crisis precipitated by the untimely demise of the Maid of Norway and the subsequent Plantagenet pressing of its claim to suzerainty over the Kingdom of Scotland that these southern shires were not the backdrop to events that would later become iconic in the story of Scotland’s civil war and the wars of independence in the later thirteenth and early-to-mid fourteen centuries. 468 more words

Ireland

CASH TRAPPED: £1.2m legal aid Lawyer who took £700K Legal Aid in just 3 years - and was investigated for dodgy claims, demanded more public cash after being barred from legal aid register

Lawyer accused of dodgy legal aid claims demanded more cash from taxpayer for ‘old accounts’. A SOLICITOR based in Kilmarnock who claimed over £670K in taxpayer funded legal aid in three years, demanded more public cash for ‘old accounts’ after he had been removed from the legal aid register as a result of an investigation by the… 1,486 more words

Law

Dinamo Bucuresti in turneul nord-american

In 1961 FC Dinamo Bucuresti era invitata la un turneu amical in America de Nord. Intr-o perioada in care fotbalul romanesc la nivel international nu aducea motive de satisfactie, in celalalt capat al lumii se desfasura a doua editie a International Soccer League. 515 more words

Fotbalul Din Romania

British Association Football

History comes to life today in Scotland and England as 4 teams battle it out to win their respective national football tournament. 

The Scottish Cup was first held in 1873.  124 more words

A Wee Charmer - Kenzie

On a glorious summer’s day in 2014, I took a young lad out to Dean Park, Kilmarnock for a shoot with the camera. What a shock I got when this boy appeared to know exactly what he wanted from his experience and gave 100% effort to obtain the images he desired! 83 more words

Outdoor