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Tribute to Kerr

Sir William Kerr Fraser A tribute, University of Glasgow 24 November 2018 Kerr and the Scottish Office There are many Scottish Office people here today and I hope that I can speak for them. So, my remarks now are addressed…

Mark Three Sleeper

Maist every Monday evenin’ I gae headin’ south by train, And early Friday mornin’ I’m at Waverley again. Aye, I’m thirled tae the sleepers — and of late there’s been a change: The brand new travellin’ bedroom is tae me…

Jubilee Reflections

The Queen cam up tae Scotland for Her Silver Jubilee; An’ whitna’ splendid spectacle – the finest you could see. She rode aboot in carriages, Accomp’nied by the Duke, An’ a’ the folk frae miles aroon’Cam oot tae hae a…