Tag: robert in lockdown

Opinion
Robert in Lockdown – 8.7.21

They say West Coasters stick together, so it was perhaps inevitable that Lorna Semple, a farmer’s daughter from Argyll, would very quickly become my pal.

Opinion
Robert in Lockdown – 1.7.21

The rain belted down all day last Thursday but it certainly did not dampen the spirits of the over 1,500 revellers – many of whom had travelled from various parts of Scotland for their first taste of live music in what feels like an age.

Columnists
Robert in Lockdown – 15.1.21

In an incredible turn of events, however, not only have I featured at the coveted US Masters this weekend – but so have Gunna Sound, Gary Innes, and Skipinnish – all thanks to an absolute West Coast superstar, Robert MacIntyre.

Columnists
Robert in Lockdown – 8.1.21

The main story of this week, however, is not April Fools’ Day but “three back and sides day” – the reopening of the country’s barbers on Monday.

Columnists
Robert in Lockdown – 25.3.21

This week, I paused for reflection as I wrote the number 52, which marks a full year since we decided to suspend the Glasgow Letter temporarily in favour of Robert in Lockdown.

Leisure
Robert in Lockdown – 11.2.21

I was scrolling through social media last week and was absolutely stopped in my tracks by Darren MacLean’s contribution to BBC Alba’s Cuirm aig Celtic series.

Leisure
Robert in Lockdown – 28.1.21

We were delighted to be asked to contribute virtually to Janey Godley’s Big Burns Supper, which had a great line up and well over 20,000 viewers on Monday evening.