Archive for September, 2014

Great Tapestry of Scotland/New Lanark World Heritage Site

Our ‘Great Tapestry of Scotland’ Trip It’s the history of Scotland from ice age to modern times designed by an artist and stitched by more than a 1,000 people throughout…

A Severed Head in the Wet Room?

In late August I attended the 2014 Summer School of the North of England region of the U3A, at Newton Rigg College near Penrith. 100+ members attended, most from within…

Kelpies and Falkirk Wheel Visit

At last the day arrived for our planned visit to see the Falkirk Wheel and the mystical Kelpies! We got to Falkirk in good time to see the world’s only…