A weekend in Glasgow to share with Bill his 87th Birthday, here he is like all true Scotsmen, checking the bill!
The sun shone on the journey up, but not much use when you’re in the car. A brief photo stop at Powfoot on the Solway estuary to take advantage of the lovely light.
Leaving the Motorway
Sunday was wet, cold and grey – perfect conditions for a visit to the Necropolis next to the cathedral. The chimney belching out the smoke/steam is the Chivas Regal Distillery on the south side of the city.
Below is the coat of arms for Glasgow city:
There’s the tree that never grew,
There’s the bird that never flew,
There’s the fish that never swam,
There’s the bell that never rang.
Here’s the story if it’s of interest.
A very inviting signpost on Wednesday morning, but unfortunately the glorious sunrise could only be enjoyed on the way to work.
… and a final one from the park on Wednesday morning
Looking forward to some snow then