DAMNING STATISTICS REVEAL HUMAN COST OF FAILURE TO UNLOCK NHS — West Dunbartonshire Councillor Martin Rooney

Monica Lennon – Labour Statistics published this morning by Public Health Scotland covering the last quarter have demonstrated the damage done to the NHS by the Scottish Government’s failure to provide and implement a proper NHS recovery plan, Scottish Labour has said. The statistics have shown that at the end of June 2020 of the […] … More DAMNING STATISTICS REVEAL HUMAN COST OF FAILURE TO UNLOCK NHS — West Dunbartonshire Councillor Martin Rooney

To Jo Grady and the UCU

Originally posted on Harry Butcher:
I wonder how you can keep a straight face when you say that UK universities ‘stand ready to support students with high-quality remote learning‘. I don’t know what your classes are like – I’m sure you work hard to make them the best they can be. But no amount of…

The Wallace Collection — VoxCarnyx

The Wallace Collection ON SONG Origins of the Species Revisited The Golden Age of the 19th Century Brass Virtuoso Vol 1 (TWC) Since retiring from his adventurous tenure as principal of the Royal Conservatoire of Scotland, trumpeter John Wallace has found time and energy to reignite his eponymous brass ensemble, The Wallace Collection. And with […] … More The Wallace Collection — VoxCarnyx

After 70 Years the Bell Tolls for Piping Times Magazine — Piping Press

I have it on good authority that we have seen the last of the Piping Times. If my information is correct, and I have no reason to doubt it, this is more grim news in piping’s grimmest of grim years. It gives me no pleasure at all to write this article. I was editor of… After … More After 70 Years the Bell Tolls for Piping Times Magazine — Piping Press

Covid, fascism and the road to war — In These New Times

Cailean Bochanan 2nd October, 2020 General Sir Nicholas Carter has warned that Russia and China, authoritarian regimes as he has it, are using the covid crisis to undermine Western societies. He even accuses them of seeking to win without fighting. That is probably true in accordance of the dictum of Sun Tzu. In fact, they […] … More Covid, fascism and the road to war — In These New Times