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Scottish migrants and the Western District

The following post is the text of a speech I gave at the Camperdown Burns Festival on Saturday, May 19. It summarises the introductory essay I have contributed to… 3,342 more words

Scots In Australia

Scottish Parsnip Soup

A very easy recipe for fantastic tasting Scottish parsnip soup.

The inspiration for this soup comes from my Grandmother or Granny as we call them in Scotland. 219 more words


My first official city break in 2018 was a success! Despite the original plan being to attend a conference, it ended up being a fun girls trip away – a well deserved one at that. 54 more words


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Douglas Laing: Scallywag 13

Please take into account that these are my personal tasting notes and personal experience, as such you may interpret this whiskey differently from me.

Near the end of 2017 I took part in series 2 of #BlindTasting set up my Brian of Malt Musings. 254 more words


Partick Thistle v Ross County

Friday 4 May 2018, 19.45, Firhill

Partick Thistle against Ross County in the Scottish Premiership.

A vital game at the foot of the Premiership with bottom club County visiting second bottom Thistle. 2,135 more words