Played at every level of Pipe Band, including Grade 1 and currently competing with G2 City of Edinburgh PB. Previous Pipe Major of bands; teaching all ages; taught for Edinburgh Education Dept; and am on the fields competing solo. I reached G7 of RGT Electric Guitar examinations* through Thames Valley University. I have a BSc Mus Dip BA(hons) MA Philosophy from the OU, and am a holder of the Institute of Pipings Graduate Certificate** which I achieved in 2004 after tuition at the College of Piping in Glasgow. Outwith music I am a long distance runner, and I am a qualified Train Driver Instructor.
Cosmopolitanism is the best ideology for providing foreign aid. Political views leading to Nationalism and Patriotism hinder foreign aid. Dissertation for MA Philosophy 2021.