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This week’s post comes from Magda Szymborska-Bishop, one of the students on our MLitt British Studies course.
Last month I was fortunate enough to attend a football game at Hampden Park where Scotland played Poland in the qualifying campaign for the 2016 European Championship. 964 more words
Montreal Gazette, 6 September 1857, page 3
The Grand Annual Gathering of the Caledonian Society came off with great success yesterday. The ground of Guilbault’s Gardens at as early hour became crowded. 391 more words
Montreal Gazette, 30 October 1880, page 5.
Twenty-fifth annual concert of the Caledonian Society
The beautiful new Queen’s Hall contained a goodly audience last night, the occasion being that annual event which never fails to excite interest not only among the descendants of Auld Scotia, but amongst our citizens generally, the Halloween Concert of the Caledonian society. 3,618 more words
The passing of time often transforms our perspective of events, places and people.
As the one year anniversary of the 2014 Scottish independence referendum comes hurtling closer and closer to us I have found myself revisiting the arguments that transformed me into a Yes evangelical. 666 more words