Chris Holden

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The End of the War of Alastair Borthwick

Thursday, August 8th, 2019

In 1929 and at the age of 16, Alastair Borthwick dropped out of High School and got a position with the Glasgow newspaper the Glasgow Weekly Herald. During his time writing for this paper, he had the opportunity to write about many subjects. One of these concerning chronicling the city’s growing hiking and mountain climbing […]

Alastair Borthwick as a Role Model

Wednesday, May 8th, 2019

After the Second World War Alastair Borthwick was not the same; he had faced some challenging experiences, and due to adapting to the soldier’s secluded life he took his wife to a small cottage in Jura. Living in Jura Alastair Borthwick continued working in the media line of work, but this time he worked for […]