David and the ‘Outlaw King’

You know what it’s like, you’ve got a bit of a twinge and the only thing for it is a visit to the Physio. David Jenkins is the founder of Sports Therapy Scotland in Glasgow and Stirling. He isn’t your average physio, not only has a long list of qualifications after his name, but he’s…

We will remember them…

My Dad John was born in 1914 in Shawbost a village on the west coast of the Island of Lewis in the Outer Hebrides. He was the youngest of four children. My grandfather, my father’s father was called Murdo and like any Dad wanted the best for his family, so headed off to America to…

Trauma in the Gym Changing Room..

It’s the first time I’ve seen her fully clothed and she looked quite nice in her work clothes. I’m talking about in the changing rooms at the gym of course! Up until today I’d only ever seen her strutting around in the scud. Yeh, nudity is expected in a changing room of course, but strutting,…

So you want to be a Funeral Director…?

I have lots of friends, who do lots of different jobs, but then there’s my friend Christina Mellin who is a Funeral Director, a kindof unusual job … Why I didn’t want to work in an office, I wanted to be doing something, not stuck at a desk. I applied and applied for a job…

Costa del Solo… a no-no?

Life has left me sometimes where my only way to go on holiday is to go alone. My first venture into travelling without my own friend or companion, was to join a tour group and travel round with them. So, in a bit of a last-minute booking – Bolivia, Brazil and a wee bit of…

What shall I listen to today..

Dah di dah de dah de dah dah di daddi di dah da… The Archers.. obvs! I love radio. There’s one in every room in my house including the bathroom, and now that I have an Amazon Echo, I don’t even have to twiddle any knobs, I just ask Alexa for a radio station and…