WEIR’S WEEK – 6TH DECEMBER 2013

Falkirk Stadium's artificial pitch Saturday The Falkirk – Rangers Scottish Cup tie is marred by a flare throwing incident that scars the home club’s recently laid...

ECURIE ECOSSE – UNDER THE HAMMER

The Transporter was the surprise of the auction Pictures by Bonhams It was an iconic team in its day. The Ecurie Ecosse was founded in 1952...

RUGBY: SCOTLAND NEEDED MUCH MORE IN THE AUTUMN TO PREPARE FOR THE SIX NATIONS

Scotland failed to be clinical against Australia (Picture from Facebook) Even the most myopic Scottish rugby supporter must have looked at the Ireland v All Blacks...

WEIR’S WEEK: 30TH NOVEMBER 2013

New Zealand celebrate their victory (Picture from Facebook) Saturday I like my boxing, especially meaningful fights. Fitting that bill handsomely was the world super-middleweight title contest between...
Merchiston Castle School: Photo of Joe Jones playing for the Sharks

Merchiston Castle School’s Joe Jones plays Sharks U-19

Joe Jones ex-pupil of Merchiston Castle School has just completed a successful season playing as openside flanker for the Natal Sharks Under-19 team in...

MCNISH ON COURSE FOR ST ANDREWS DAY TITLE

Alan McNish racing in Bahrain Pictures courtesy of Audi Motorsport Scots driver, Allan McNish, is on course to make this year’s St Andrew’s Day one to...

Merchiston Castle School Wins ISGA Scottish Open

Merchiston Castle School is steeped in sporting excellence and for over 180 years the School has produced a wide range of sportsmen. From the...
Merchiston Castle School: Survival of the Fittest

Merchiston boys take part in Survival of the Fittest

A group of Merchiston Castle School boys with Mr and Mrs Timms completed in 'The Survival of the Fittest' Adventure Race around Edinburgh, Sunday...

WEIR’S WEEK: 15TH NOVEMBER 2013

Ross Country's Victoria Park in Dingwall Saturday Days after the riots in Amsterdam, Dingwall was a far quieter place as Ross County played host to Celtic,...

WEIR’S WEEK: 8TH NOVEMBER 2013

Asmir Begovic in action (Picture: Creative Commons from Wikipedia) Saturday Goalkeepers scoring goals was once limited to a select few. As a kid I recall Pat Jennings...