Garry Fraser

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Islands March 23, 2016

Over The Sea To Skye

Garry Fraser considers a lesser-known route The first time I went to Skye – many years ago – was by ferry, the old Kyle of Lochalsh – Klyeakin route. The […]

People March 14, 2016

Sir Peter Maxwell Davies

Garry Fraser pays a personal tribute to the Orcadian Composer… I was lucky enough to attend the St Magnus Festival in Orkney a couple of years ago, and even luckier […]

Culture February 2, 2016

Books, Books and More Books

The worth of one former Bishop of Dunblane’s gift to the nation is impossible to determine… The legacy of £100 was left by Robert Leighton, Bishop of Dunblane from 1661-1670, on […]

Outdoor Scotland January 18, 2016

A Glug of Glenfinnan

Garry’s “research trip” for the February’s Focus feature lead him inevitably to the pub… When ordering lunch in the Grog and Gruel on Fort William’s High Street, I noticed a selection […]

What's On December 7, 2015

Afternoon Tea at Colonnades

“Glass of champagne, sir?” “Thanks very much. Don’t mind if I do!”   Even if it was only 4.30 on a wet and windy Edinburgh afternoon, it would have been […]

Outdoor Scotland November 25, 2015

Incredible New Home for the RSNO

Every orchestra needs a home but few have anything as chic, custom-built and state-of-the-art as that of the Royal Scottish National Orchestra Forsaking their old home of Henry Wood Hall […]

Culture October 27, 2015

Making a NOISE!

An exciting new opera experience is about to hit the Scottish stage Hirda is a new opera for Shetland commissioned and produced by New Opera In Scotland Events and involves […]

What's On October 20, 2015

Heralding St Andrews Voices

St Andrews has always been immersed in music of all sorts, but every October the town’s profile is raised considerably with St Andrews Voices With master classes, recitals, performances and […]

Interviews July 24, 2015

Eddi Reader | A Wandering Minstrel

Scottish songstress Eddi Reader talks to us about her musical influences, upbringing, and how it feels to be singing in Gaelic for the first time… Many musicians lead a nomadic existence […]

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