Standing on the gently sloping grassy hills overlooking the picturesque white sand beach of Machir Bay on the western coastline of Islay in the Scottish Hebrides, with the dark granite cliffs of Creag Mhor at your back as you look out over the calm flat waters of the mighty Atlantic that reach out unbroken forContinue reading “Evermore”

Lockerbie – 25 Years on

Families, relatives and dignitaries including Scotland’s First Minister, Alex Salmond gathered together yesterday to remember and to pay their respects at a memorial service in Dryfesdale cemetery in Lockerbie to commemorate the 25th anniversary of the air disaster at the town. On December 21, 1988 Pan Am Flight 103 – a Boeing 747 – wasContinue reading “Lockerbie – 25 Years on”