TRAVEL: THINGS TO SEE ON A VISIT TO DUBLIN

Artist, archivist, historian, conservationist and writer Peter Pearson is indelibly associated with Dublin, and with efforts to preserve and document the inner city during a phase of wholesale destruction in the second half of the 20th century. Dublin Fragments, comprising items from his extensive collection of retrieved fragments and artifacts, together with a selection of his paintings and collages, is a fascinating, disconcerting glimpse into the living fabric of the city. In many respects, it beggars belief. … More TRAVEL: THINGS TO SEE ON A VISIT TO DUBLIN

BASE STAFF PRESENT CHEQUE TO ERSKINE VETERANS

Commodore Bob Anstey presents charity cheque to Erskine Veterans and Staff at The Erskine Home. FASLANE- based Royal Navy personnel visited Erskine Veterans on Tuesday, March 10 to hand over a cheque for £10,000. Commodore Bob Anstey, Flag Officer Scotland and Northern Ireland, handed over the cheque for £10,000, which has been raised during 2019, … More BASE STAFF PRESENT CHEQUE TO ERSKINE VETERANS

BILL HEANEY’S NOTEBOOK ON CORONA VIRUS

“In consequence, there is much speculation about how our Governments will respond, when it is right to move from the containment phase to the delay phase, and whether and when it is right to move to more radical measures of social distancing, such as shutting schools or cancelling events. The public are worried and need reassurance.” … More BILL HEANEY’S NOTEBOOK ON CORONA VIRUS