I dont know if there is any other versatile actor much more than him. Every character he takes shines, everytime I watch him in a movie I fell in love more. Different characters, Different worlds but the same charming man who can take every roles. Impressive ^o^
Perthshire oak tree is several centuries old and thought to be the last
survivor of the ancient medieval oakwood mentioned in Macbeth. It is believed
Shakespeare was inspired when he visited the area in 1599 as part of a troupe
of travelling players. In the play, the witch tells Macbeth he will remain King
until Birnam wood comes to his castle at Dunsinane. This sounded an unlikely
eventuality until an attacking army camouflaged itself with branches from the
The oak has
been in the wars again recently enduring flooding in the wake of Storm Desmond.
It had some branches removed earlier this year but needs more work. A coalition
of local conservationists is campaigning to secure its future.
One of our first team building projects for the course was putting up a polytunnel! The eight of us managed to do it in three days, which isn’t so bad. How do you like our College Issue convict suits eh?? Classy. 😎
On September 29th 1952 tragedy struck when John Cobb made an attempt at the world water-speed record on Loch Ness which ended in tragedy as the boat crashed and Cobb was killed.
Mystery surrounds the reason a ripple of water appeared as it should have been a calm water, no other craft were on the loch that day, this of course has caused the finger of blame to be pointed at Nessie.
A memorial cairn to John Cobb can be found on the A82 south of Urquhart Castle.