'And finally, not everyone’s being doing topical. In fact, here’s the rather lovely 6 Oxgangs Avenue devoted to the history of the development of the area, this week highlighting how the block of flats came into being. Could have been prompted by Who do you think you are? Or just a timely reminder that not everything worth blogging about is in the here and now.'

Kate Higgins, Scottish Roundup 26/08/2012

Monday, 30 July 2018

Oxgangs - A Pastime From Time Past #13 1982 Commonwealth Games

Recognise the Scot in select company?

Ronnie Cutt: Paul Forbes

Peter Hoffmann: Indeed - Paul winning the first semi-final at the 1982 Commonwealth Games, Brisbane, Australia. There were widely reported problems over accommodation at the games village with many unhappy sportsmen - Paul Forbes provided me with an update!

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