Scotch and Wry



Scotch and Wry was a favourite programme of many Scots which ran from 1978 until 1983. It starred Rikki Fulton, Gregor Fisher, Claire Nielson, Tony Roper and a host of guests. Its long run also included the traditional Hogmanay slot.




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Proud to say that my daughter, and book cover artist, Abi Buswell, qualified in BA Hons Degree in Painting Fine Art from...

Posted by About Aberdeen on Friday, 16 June 2017






I have published a book which tells the story of an Aberdonian military nurse who returns from Afghanistan and encounters The Grey Lady Ghost of the Cambridge Military Hospital. The novel reveals her origins and takes him to a pre-war Duthie Park, modern day Cruden Bay and back to the past to the Battle of Loos in World War One where he witnesses the Gordon Highlanders in action. This is the first in the series of Grey and Scarlet Novels by me, CG Buswell, and each book will feature a well known Aberdeen ghost and Aberdeenshire area as well as modern Scottish Infantry in action. Read the first chapter for free.



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Popular characters included Supercop and The Reverend I.M. Jolly and gave rise to catchphrases like Alright Stirling.


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