Richardson, tragic passing

On 27th November 1918, just over 2 weeks after the fighting in Europe ended, sad news reached High Blantyre that another soldier had died. Private Alexander Richardson, Royal Artillery, the youngest son of James Richardson, died in a hospital in France from pneumonia. The 40 year old soldier from Hunthill Road left behind a widow […]

Back in Time

Need your help – Quick Question OK, so I need your help with a “Banter” section which will be inserted at the back of the next book. Hoping for some answers to this question: “If you could timetravel back to Blantyre’s past (either in living memory or further back), WHEN would you go back to… […]