Author: Kelvin Probus

Mark Hazel Talk

Mark Hazel – Bardowie Gin – Your local Tonic For something different, after our AGM, we had an enjoyable talk on the award winning Bardowie Gin.  Mark Hazel gave a brief history of how he and his wife Alison got

John Paton Talk

John Paton – Hyndland and its buildings, yesterday, today and tomorrow John opened his talk with a 1795 plan of the North West Glasgow which included the area which would become Hyndland.  The main features were Partick, the Forth &

Mark Hazell

In 2014, after 30 years in IT, Mark was looking for a change in direction and discussed with his wife, Alison, the desire to follow his dream of transforming his hobby of home brewing into a commercial reality. This hobby

Debate

Debate : This House is of the Opinion that Scottish Education is no longer World Class Kelvin Probus, with many retired educationalists in the audience, enjoyed the prospect of a debate on Scottish Education.  Scottish excellence in education is embedded

John Paton

John’s career has been in town planning, starting with Glasgow City Council as senior planning officer for the west end and city centre.  He then moved to the private sector, advising developers, housebuilders, institutions and architects on all aspects of

Ken Calman

Sir Kenneth Calman was Scotland’s first professor of oncology and is the only person to have ever been appointed Chief Medical Officer of both Scotland and England. He subsequently became Vice Chancellor of Durham University and was a recent Chancellor