Tag Archives: Glenalmond

Shrink-wrapped Heaven

As regular readers will know, I’m always interested in the connections between things – and the more unlikely the better. Sunday Times readers in Scotland will have seen that I have been responding to Secretary of State Jim Murphy’s recent … Continue reading

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Pride and Privilege

Much chat in the salons of Perthshire at present about the three programmes on Glenalmond College – BBC2 Scotland only, I’m afraid. Feelings seem pretty mixed. But then I would say that since, as part of the College Council, I … Continue reading

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Floreat Glenalmond

Commemoration Day at Glenalmond College. My feelings change. This used to be one of the moments when I felt a long way from former life .. less so now. But strangely, it also reminds me of childhood and my time … Continue reading

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Ciel Blue

Spend more than half the day at a ‘Blue Sky’ thinking meeting for the Council of Glenalmond College. Added interest came from the fact that was being filmed by Saltire Films as part of the ‘fly on the wall’ documentary … Continue reading

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Mystery of Chaplaincy

We installed Giles Dove as Chaplain at Glenalmond College on Sunday – better picture to come shortly, I hope! I always enjoy being there, particularly in the beautiful chapel. It reminds me of childhood and the community at Portora Royal … Continue reading

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