Monthly Archives: August 2011

Things to do in Oslo

  As a serial visitor of small capital cities, particularly Scandinavian ones, I can say hand-on-heart that Oslo is the stand-out destination. It is a trusting, unself-conscious city, comfortable in its skin, and I can’t keep away. That I have … Continue reading

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Oslo Fashion Week 2011 Opens

Oslo Fashion Week August 8 until August 14 2011 It’s not every day that you’ve got a national fashion show going on your own backyard, but I knew something was going on when the style credentials of my local coffee … Continue reading

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Friday in Oslo

This is my third day in Oslo. It’s giving Glasgow a good run for its money as Raintown but I could forgive this city just about anything.  I’m staying in a downtown district which is the closest Oslo gets to … Continue reading

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Kate Henderson Solo Show at RGI Kelly Gallery

Kate Henderson: Fleeting shadows, bright sunshine – Recent works in drawing, painting and mixed media glass at the RGI Kelly Gallery, Douglas Street, Glasgow 18 August – 3 September Private view Thursday 26 August 5-7pm Saturday informal talk and meet … Continue reading

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Scottish Interior Life on Tour – August in Oslo

Maybe it’s to down to the fact that as a wee girl growing up in the Highlands, the first time royalty came to Inverness it was King Olaf and not the Queen, that I have always felt  a close affinity … Continue reading

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