Last August, I arrived with my family on Ascension Island. Ascension is a small island, roughly the size of Benbecula, sitting alone in the middle of the South Atlantic Ocean. Its nearest neighbour, St Helena, is about 800 miles away to the south east while the coasts of Brazil and […]
On this day … in 1947: Glasgow Police Pipe Band travelled to Brittany to take part in a fête organised by the French Red Cross Society in aid of the War Orphans’ Fund of the Celtic Association of the French Combattante (Sao Breiz).August 1st
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