More thrills than skills – A half-life in journalism, part 56

Over the next few weeks, is to publish, each weekday, edited extracts from the memoirs of Scottish war correspondent, Paul Harris. ‘More thrills than skills: A half-life in journalism’, is being scheduled for publication next year.

THERE were now things called televisions in all the rooms, a buffet at breakfast and the sound of hammering and sawing reverberated around the halls and corridors.

A so-called boutique extension called the The Regency has been opened, but, for all its luxury and jacuzzis, it lacks the true rundown charm of the older part of the hotel.

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