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Its our bloody Saltire Tesco

Imagine my horror! Ok surprise, when i seen this tweet from Tesco. At first i thought it’s just a witty response from Tesco customer services to a punter. 336 more words


Scottish penguin promoted to Brigadier in Norwegian Army

Of course.

An inhabitant of Edinburgh Zoo has received an honour from the King of Norway’s Guard.

King penguin Nils Olav has been awarded the status of Brigadier and began his new post by inspecting the regiment who are in Edinburgh for the Tattoo.

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The Dashing White Sergeant

A few weeks ago, I posted about the Orcadian Strip the Willow and said it was my favorite Strip the Willow. “The Dashing White Sergeant” is the reason the Orcadian is not my absolute favorite Ceilidh Dance, mostly because this one is (at least for now). 80 more words


Hatch, Burn, Carve joins the creative team at Talliston House and Gardens

Very pleased to be creating pieces for Talliston House and Gardens. These are the Talliston Labyrinth wall plaques, reproducing the labyrinth from ‘The Old Rectory’ standing stone which stands in front of the house. 57 more words

Rangers 2 Motherwell 1 - 87...88...89...MILLER TIME!

It was late drama at Ibrox as Kenny Miller once again had the vital say to hand Rangers all three points. A noticeable improvement in the second 45 after a woeful first half saw Harry Forrester and Miller net the goals that turned the game in Rangers favour. 567 more words


ARTMAP ARGYLL 2016 Open Studios Event

Friday 26th August 2016 sees the return of the ArtMap Argyll Artists Open Studios and Dove Cottage Studio will be participating once more. We last opened our home/studio in 2013, before our sojourn in County Wicklow in Ireland. 197 more words