Claire and Mark are married!

Apr 05

Claire and Mark are married!

St Andrews Scotland – 14 March 2015.. Here are just a few of the photos from Claire and Mark’s special day (click on them to flick through). Thanks to Ben for his excellent work....

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The Bears 2014: Friendly golf and grumpy neighbours

Sep 05

The Bears 2014: Friendly golf and grumpy neighbours

The Bears 2014: North Berwick East, Dunbar, Craigielaw, The Hirsel (Coldstream) This year’s event was slightly later, second week of August and started on the Glorious Twelfth so no grouse shooting for us, just birdies, ha-ha. The week’s campaign was mapped out over a meal at Duncan’s on the Monday night. Day 1 On turning up to the Glen, we were the only players on...

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Callum Joinery

Apr 05

Callum Joinery

Based in the small village of Ormiston, East Lothian, Callum Joinery is run by Callum Smith. Callum comes from a long line of tradesmen going back to his great grandfather who ran his own manufacturing and shopfitting business in the village ( as John A.G. Anderson Ormiston Ltd.). Callum Joinery now provides an all round service from building and conservation trades...

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Grant Forrest, Scottish Amateur Golf Champion

Feb 01

Grant Forrest, Scottish Amateur Golf Champion

As East Lothian’s junior golf members prepare for the 2013 season, David Hillson talked to Grant Forrest, the Scottish Amateur Champion on behalf of East Lothian Junior Golf League, before he returned to San Diego University for the remainder of his second year of his four-year Business course. ELJGL: How important is the competition you had as a junior golfer to...

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The cup final: disaster and embarrassment

Jun 30

The cup final: disaster and embarrassment

OK, so I was expecting the worst, and got it – the Hibees wer dire and the Jambos were good enough to put them to the sword. In 2009 I swore never to go to our embarrassment of a national stadium again. Unfortunately a winter excursion to Easter Road gave us membership of the Hibs Club and allowed me to buy a couple of tickets for the final. So we went –...

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WordUp Glasgow 2012

Feb 08

WordUp Glasgow 2012

I attended my first WordPress event in Glasgow last Saturday, ‘WordUp Glasgow 2012’. I will not review the event here as others have done this far better than I ever could ( see http://idea15.wordpress.com/2012/02/05/review-wordup-glasgow-2012/ ). As a ‘newbie’, however, I think it would be useful to share my thoughts. So here they are…...

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