Month: August 2016

A day of contrasts

Leith is where I worked as a ship’s agent a long time ago. Nowadays, the port is busy with North Sea oil support vessels, but it is also home to the Royal Yacht Britannia which was the purpose of my visit. This elegant old...

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Awaiting orders

Procrastination (I should be back at my desk writing, not out taking photos) or the germ of an idea for another Angus McKinnon thriller? There are four of these fully laden tankers lying several miles off the coast of Dunbar...

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