September 2019

Doomsday: Friday the 13th and the Templar Connection

2019-09-13T09:20:55+00:00

Friday the 13th is considered to be the unluckiest day of the year and in 2019 we have the double whammy of having Friday the 13th and a harvest full moon. Any misadventures we encounter on this day can be attributed to the date but on this day 712 years ago, you were truly cursed [...]

Doomsday: Friday the 13th and the Templar Connection2019-09-13T09:20:55+00:00

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