November 2018

Robert The Bruce: The Man, The Myths, The Outlaw King

2018-11-09T15:08:21+00:00

Robert I, King of Scots is better known by his title Robert the Bruce. This was the man who was to become a legend, a hero, a saviour to his people. This was the man who secured Scotland’s independence from England. He lived in a time when kings saw it as their God-given right to [...]

Robert The Bruce: The Man, The Myths, The Outlaw King2018-11-09T15:08:21+00:00

January 2018

Robert Burns and the Da Vinci Code of Paintings

2018-01-28T22:38:47+00:00

Mystery! Intrigue! It began when I was researching out some information about Tam O’ Shanter. What I discovered was something which could have come straight out of a Dan Brown novel. First there was a ‘lost’ Robert Burns painting, thought once to have belonged to Sir James Shaw, one-time Lord Mayor of London. Then mysterious [...]

Robert Burns and the Da Vinci Code of Paintings2018-01-28T22:38:47+00:00

November 2017

Doomsday: Friday the 13th and the Templar Connection

2018-02-06T23:51:51+00:00

Friday the 13th is considered to be the unluckiest day of the year and in 2017 we have the double whammy of having Friday the 13th in both in January and October. Any misadventures we encounter on this day can be attributed to the date but on this day 710 years ago, you were truly [...]

Doomsday: Friday the 13th and the Templar Connection2018-02-06T23:51:51+00:00