Lockerbie victims remembered at 25th Anniversary of bombing

Wreaths are laid by the families of the victims of the Lockerbie bombing on the 25th anniversary of the atrocity

The Telegraph [UK] 21 Dec 2013

Bagpipes played and wreaths were laid in the Scottish town of Lockerbie on Saturday, as the families of those who died in the deadly airliner bombing over the town […]

A century of world history from 1911 to 2011 summed up in 10 minutes of YouTube clips

Ted Thornhill Daily Mail [UK] 3rd January 2012

It’s a great way to brush up on your history – but some may find parts a bit depressing.

YouTube user derDon1234 has squashed 100 years of world events from 1911 to 2011 into a 10-minute clip using authentic footage.

It charts some of our greatest achievements, […]

Relatives of Lockerbie victims begin new legal fight for public inquiry

Relatives of those who died in the Lockerbie bombing are launching a new legal bid to force the Government to hold a public inquiry.

By David Barrett and Robert Mendick Telegraph [UK] 02 Jan 2010

UK Families Flight 103, the relatives’ campaign group, will use human rights laws in a bid to uncover the […]

Scots Outraged Over Bomber’s Release

A Commentary by Debra J. Saunders Rasmussen Reports Sunday, November 15, 2009

EDINBURGH — Do not believe that Scotland was united behind Justice Secretary Kenny MacAskill’s decision to grant “compassionate” release to the terminally ill convicted Pan Am 103 bomber Abdel Basset al-Megrahi in August.

When al-Megrahi flew home to a hero’s welcome in Libya, […]