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A bracing trot

One cold, but sunny, November morning the delightful assistants wrapped themselves up in cosy hats and set off for a pre-luncheon leg stretch near the small Perthshire village of Kettins in the Vale of Strathmore. 200 more words


Loch Tay, Kenmore and Aberfeldy, Perthshire: Walking Scottish History

Achingly beautiful places pop up all over Scotland, but Loch Tay in Perthshire, with the waterside village of Kenmore and Aberfeldy town six miles up the road, stands in a class of its own. 687 more words


So here it is ... lighting up for Christmas ... with Slade and Abba!

So here it is, Merry Christmas
Everybody’s having fun
Look to the future now
It’s only just begun

When you hear that song for the first time as it gets towards the back end of November – it really means only one thing! 1,744 more words

Delightful assistants star in glossy paperback

2016 brought many enjoyable outings for the delightful assistants.

Having fallen down on the job of recording these on her blog in recent months, their chauffeur has instead produced a glossy paperback relating some of their adventures. 230 more words


Weekends in Perthshire

I love my home here in Argyll, and one of my favourite things is its coastline, rocky inlets, turquoise seas (ok sometimes grey seas ) but sometimes it’s nice to go inland and enjoy a different type of landscape. 322 more words

A Flag For Perthshire

The proposed flag for the county has a distinctly Central European feel about it but the design reflects an ancient Roman linkage that makes it a highly appropriate and indeed distinct flag for the county. 206 more words