A song and a smile

Today’s guest picture comes from Bruce who has just visited the new Devil’s Porridge visitor centre at Eastriggs.  It tells the story of the greatest factory on earth and the munitions workers who came to Gretna from throughout the Empire to support the war effort in the First World War.  The devil’s porridge was cordite.Continue reading “A song and a smile”

Bad timing

Today’s guest picture shows the fine town hall of Wigtown.  Gavin was visiting the town and the fact that he is a keen green bowler might explain why he was so impressed by this view. I had a very quiet day today, partly on purpose and partly by accident.  I was on relief Moorland ProjectContinue reading “Bad timing”

Heavy breathing

Today’s guest pictures, sent to me by Bruce, shows some of the inhabitants of Gilnockie who haven’t decided how they are going to vote in the forthcoming general election. It was hard to know who or what to blame.  Was it the dry spell making for dusty conditions, was it the flowers in the gardenContinue reading “Heavy breathing”