What a lockdown-easing delight of a weekend. Like thousands of others in Scotland, I came finally face-to-face (but nae too close) to my nearest and dearest, after three months of virtual contact.
I have interviewed many people for jobs. But while I was watching our prime minister answering questions in front of the House of Commons liaison committee on Wednesday, never have I been more sure about someone I definitely would not employ.
As our children might be back to their desks in August, can I send a wee Hero-gram to a group who’ve so far missed out on the pandemic praise? The mums and dads.
It should have been a week of transformations.
To any regular readers I have to ‘fess up: I didn’t do the dirty deed.
Thanks to Facebook for so many wonderful photies from donkey’s years ago.
Usually the main topic of conversation when I’m on the phone to my mates these days is what we’re watching on the telly.
She seems to have developed a lucrative niche for herself as an aged national treasure, but Miriam Margoyles is a gem I can do without.
Thanks to the EE for highlighting the 200th anniversary of that grand institution, the Music Hall.
I can't put off the dirty deed for much longer.
How is your corona-shopping going?
Thanks to the great British lockdown, viewers are being treated to loads of repeats we’re not quite remembering from before.
Spooky. It’s exactly 43 years since I was lying in state in my room on the top floor of the Matty in Aberdeen, such a brilliant view.