Monday, 26 November 2012

Perth Remembrance Day Parades

Pictures from the 2012 Remembrance Sunday Parades through Perth. Firstly, pictures of Perth & Kinross Council Officials and Councillors flanked by the High Constables of Perth and led by the Perth & District Pipe Band.

Then, following a service in St Johns Kirk, the parade returns to High St, after which the Provost Liz Grant, Lord Lieutenant Mel Jameson and leaders of the local branches of the armed forces take the salute from a parade of Veterans and Cadets

Link to full collection follows sample pictures...

 


 



 


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Perth Act of Remembrance: Wreath Laying Ceremony

Pictures here of the Remembrance Day Wreath Laying Ceremony in Perth at the Mercat Cross / King Edward VII Memorial.

Wreaths were laid by Provost Liz Grant, MP Pete Wishart and MSP Roseanna Cunningham along with representatives from Tayside Fire and Rescue, Tayside Police and local military organisations.

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Phd Journey Aberdeen 2012 Day 2

Pictures here from the second day of the two day PhD Journey Conference held at the University of Aberdeen.

The PhD Journey was organised by students - all of whom studying for a PhD at Aberdeen - for students. The organising committee was chaired by Catherine MacDonald. The event was held with a view to encourage prospective and current PhD students to become well informed about the PhD journey and career prospects. Through professional development seminars, employer presentations and discussions with esteemed Professors and our vast alumni network of former PhD students.


This second day saw a number of speakers at the workshop sessions for the attendees. The photos show the following:
 :: Prof. Sue Black  Professor of Anatomy and Forensic Anthropology, University of Dundee
 :: Prof. Derek Colquhoun   Director of Research at the Institute for Learning, University of Hull
 :: Dr Ursula Weiss Senior Editor at Nature Publishing Group
 :: Prof. Peter Morgan Director of the Rowett Institute of Nutrition and Health, University of Aberdeen

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Prof. Sue Black Professor of Anatomy and Forensic Anthropology, University of Dundee


Prof. Derek Colquhoun Director of Research at the Institute for Learning, University of Hull

Dr Ursula Weiss Senior Editor at Nature Publishing Group

Prof. Peter Morgan Director of the Rowett Institute of Nutrition and Health, University of Aberdeen
 
The PhD Journey Aberdeen Team
 
The full collection can be seen here

PhD Aberdeen Journey 2012 Day 1

Pictures here from the first day of the PhD Journey Conference held at the University of Aberdeen.
The PhD Journey was organised by students - all of whom studying for a PhD at Aberdeen - for students. The organising committee was chaired by Catherine MacDonald. The event was held with a view to encourage prospective and current PhD students to become well informed about the PhD journey and career prospects. Through professional development seminars, employer presentations and discussions with esteemed Professors and our vast alumni network of former PhD students.

This first day saw a number of speakers:
 :: Prof. Ian Diamond  Principal of the University of Aberdeen
 :: Prof. Roger Watson Professor of Nursing, University of Hull
 :: Dr Robin Henderson  Managing Director, MY Consultants Ltd
 :: Prof. Robin Dunbar  Professor of Evolutionary Psychology, University of Oxford
 :: Prof. Sue Black Professor of Anatomy and Forensic Anthropology, University of Dundee
 :: Dr Maitland Mackie  Owner and Chairman of Mackie's

Link to full collection follows sample pictures...

Prof. Ian Diamond Principal of the University of Aberdeen

Prof. Roger Watson Professor of Nursing, University of Hull

 

Dr Robin Henderson Managing Director, MY Consultants Ltd

Prof. Robin Dunbar Professor of Evolutionary Psychology, University of Oxford

 




Dr Maitland Mackie Owner and Chairman of Mackie's

 



Prof. Sue Black Professor of Anatomy and Forensic Anthropology, University of Dundee

 
 
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Saturday, 24 November 2012

Perth Christmas Light Switch On

More coming soon...

Pictures of fireworks at the Perth Christmas Light Switch On and the Red Hot Chilli Pipers

Perth Christmas Light Switch-on Fireworks

Red Hot Chilli Pipers - Perth Christmas Light Switch On

Thursday, 15 November 2012

Perth Bonfire Night

Pictures here from Perth Bonfire Night fireworks from the South Inch.

Decided to take the photos this year from the Old Bridge.

The event was organised by the Perth Strathearn 200 Roundtable, funded by the Perth Common Good Fund, and the pyrotechnics provided by 21cc.

Full collection is here, with a sample below.

Perth Bonfire Night 2012 - South Inch Fireworks
Perth Bonfire Night 2012 - South Inch Fireworks

Perth Bonfire Night 2012 - South Inch Fireworks

Perth Bonfire Night 2012 - South Inch Fireworks
 
Perth Bonfire Night 2012 - South Inch Fireworks

Perth Bonfire Night 2012 - South Inch Fireworks