Even after 100 years, the tragedy of those great wars is still felt so strongly in small communities.
Letters to the editor
I thought there may be readers in Kintyre now anxious to know the outcome of his concerns.
Occasionally in life, if we are fortunate, we meet someone who makes a difference.
Many former students have tweeted their sadness at the news of his death. One wrote: ‘Who could ever forget the lesson from a tale that began: ‘Imagine I wished to enter into a contract to purchase some black silk sheets…’
Obituary for musician, composer, adjudicator and tutor