On this day in 1859 a geomagnetic storm causes the Aurora Borealis to shine so brightly that it is seen clearly over parts of USA, Europe, and even as far afield as Japan.
“I’m grateful to Flora Brown for allowing me to copy several photos of the ‘Shadowfax’ lying in the basin in Kirkwall”
“It plays as a love letter to the whole series, sort of a legacy Final Fantasy if you will “
At Scottish Book Trust, we believe everybody should have access to the possibilities of books; to that imagination and that possibility for change.”
Cunk On Everything can be seen as an evolution of the parody documentaries except as a parody encyclopaedia.
Some more photos from Noel Donaldson to jog your memories of an outstanding Orkney Vintage Show back in 2014.
On 25 August, in 1330, Sir James Douglas, known as “The Black Douglas“, The Good Sir James, hero of the Scottish Wars of Independence, died.
“His bust at Ružomberok City Hall was unveiled in 1937 as thanks for testimony on Černová tragedy 1907.”
They were the best; the best sounds of the day, the best sounds ever.
Audiobook Review: Good Omens by Terry Pratchett and Neil Gaiman – Adapted for BBC Radio 4 by Dirk Maggs
Surprise! I did promise at the end of my last article I’d be reviewing a version of Good Omens.