AN EXCERPT FROM KENNETH ROY’S FINAL BOOK

I had another endoscopy at lunchtime. Two extremely jolly, talky nurses wheeled me down to the unit, in and out of lifts, along endless corridors, me in my pyjamas, a ludicrous spectacle, quite pitiable in its way, myself indifferent to the effect having quickly shed any residual inhibitions. The usual paperwork on arrival – my file is already competing with War and Peace – and the usual question about whether any member of my family has ever been considered at risk of catching mad cow disease.  … More AN EXCERPT FROM KENNETH ROY’S FINAL BOOK

SIR BOYD JOINS NAVY FOR A CUPPA AND A TUNNOCK’S CARAMEL WAFER

Commodore Bob Anstey with Sir Boyd Tunnock CBE as they sign the Armed Forces Covenant onboard an Astute Class Submarine at Faslane. Pictures by the Royal Navy. By Gavin Carr Sir Boyd Tunnock CBE, inventor of the legendary Tunnock’s Teacake and owner of confectionary empire Tunnock’s Ltd., visited HM Naval Base Clyde on Wednesday, November … More SIR BOYD JOINS NAVY FOR A CUPPA AND A TUNNOCK’S CARAMEL WAFER