HOW ONE FAMILY ESCAPED FROM SLAVERY

The story of one family’s strength, determination and escape from slavery will be brought to life at a talk to celebrate the remarkable life of American activist Fredrick Douglass. Residents are invited to join authors Celeste-Marie Bernier and Andrew Taylor, of If I Survive: Frederick Douglass and Family in the Walter O. Evans Collection at Dumbarton Library on Tuesday, 4 June at 7.00 pm. … More HOW ONE FAMILY ESCAPED FROM SLAVERY

PAULINE’S EXCEPTIONAL CONTRIBUTION AT ERSKINE

The Veterans’ charity Erskine is proud and delighted to announce that Deputy Director of Care, Pauline McIntyre has been honoured with a prestigious Royal College of Nursing Award of Merit.  Pauline’s exceptional contribution in her role as Erskine’s RCN Steward was recognised at the opening ceremony of the 2019 RCN Congress in Liverpool. … More PAULINE’S EXCEPTIONAL CONTRIBUTION AT ERSKINE

FLAMINGO LAND PRESSES AHEAD WITH ITS PLANS

Loch Lomond & Trossachs National Park Authority statement: This application is currently in the planning assessment phase. However this process was paused in August 2018 as we had been waiting to receive further information requested from the applicant to allow us to conclude our assessment. Representations have continued to be received and recorded. … More FLAMINGO LAND PRESSES AHEAD WITH ITS PLANS