Posts tagged "Stornoway"
Stornoway [guest post by @PaulFraserWebb]

Stornoway [guest post by @PaulFraserWebb]

For some time now my cynicism about the Olympics has bordered on anger. I work with museums. Museums are facing a funding crisis that has reduced services across the UK and has caused some of my friends to lose jobs. At the same time I’ve seen billions of pounds thrown at an event happening, in... continue reading
Guest post from @Wordshore: On Lochwinnoch and Stornoway: the 'Ooooh' moments

Guest post from @Wordshore: On Lochwinnoch and Stornoway: the ‘Ooooh’ moments

It’s weird, watching the torch (or, the flame of the torch, as there are many torches – torchi?) wind its way around the countries of England, Scotland, Wales, Northern Ireland and for some unexplained reason Eire. Is that last one something to do with Bono. It’s always something to do with Bono. Weird, because after... continue reading