Cairneyhill Soldier’s Narrow Escapes

Dundee Courier 25 December 1914 Private James Donald, Highland Light Infantry, who has returned wounded to his home at Cairneyhill, has some interesting tales to tell of his experiences at the front. He was hit in the foot by a shrapnel bullet, which passed right through. The HLI were in the trenches at the time,Continue reading “Cairneyhill Soldier’s Narrow Escapes”

Fundraising at a Bazaar

Dundee Evening Telegraph 20 October 1905 A two days’ bazaar in connection with the Cairneyhill United Free Church was opened in St Margaret’s Hall, Dunfermline this forenoon by Mr Thomas Shaw, KC, MP. The purpose of the bazaar is to assist the funds of the church and raise sufficient funds to carry out much neededContinue reading “Fundraising at a Bazaar”