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Author Discusses His Scottish Family Slavery Links With Jamaica
This Monday, 7th June at 6pm, award winning author Alex Renton will be discussing his latest book, Blood Legacy, which charts his Scottish family’s involvement with, and benefit from, the slave trade in Jamaica. Tickets read more…
Historians Uncover Jamaican Slavery Roots of Northeast Education Fund
The Dick Bequest is a charity which distributes grants to help teachers in Aberdeenshire and Moray develop their skills and also provides for the purchase of school equipment. It was established in 1832 in memory of James Dick who died in 1828 and left a significant percentage of his finances to fund parish schoolmasters in the Northeast read more…