With Tristan in Scotland.
A first report from First Lighter Tristan Sanders
I left New Zealand with a farewell committee made up of my Family and Clan members. It was a long flight, a lot of sleeping and a few movies helped pass the time along with 1.5 hr break in Hong Kong and a further 3.5hrs in Heathrow. I finally arrived in Glasgow where I was met by previous First Lighter Robert Nairn.
The Jacobite Risings of 1715 and 1745 are the inspiration behind a major exhibition at the Scottish Parliament displaying rarely seen and internationally significant treasures from the University of Aberdeen collections.
The exhibition runs from 27 October to 8 January 2011. It will travel to Aberdeen next year and will be the opening exhibition at the new £57m Library in September 2011.…Continue
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