It was a time of heightened superstition in Fife’s maritime communities.
In his natty red neckerchief and blue jacket, Bernie McConnell looks every inch the jolly Jack Tar as he stows away mooring ropes on the deck of Reaper.
The recently released Dunkirk movie has inspired former journalist Ian Nimmo, of Fife, to write down his late father’s first-hand account of being evacuated from the beaches. Michael Alexander reports.
‘She slit her six-year-old daughter’s throat and killed her’: Cupar tragedy recalled by Fife Family History Society
Michael Alexander speaks to the chairman of the Fife Family History Society Alison Murray about a surge in interest in genealogy.