We found this boy listed in the Hawkhill School Admission Register. So we decided to investigate the origins of his rather unique name.
Winston Churchill. A name that conjures up certain images. To most people that image involves a bowler hat, a long cigar and the 'V for victory' sign. War-time Prime Minister and, in 2002, voted the greatest Briton of all time. Generally revered by most UK citizens. Everywhere that is except Dundee. Churchill's connection to the... Continue Reading →
The story of a boy from Uganda who ended up coming to Dundee to attend Morgan Academy. Read about why he came here.
As we publish the indexes of the early admission registers for Harris Academy, find out more about some of the pupils who attended the school.
Whilst indexing the Victoria Road School Admission Register we came across an usual name, which appeared to have a tale behind it.
To mark the 100th anniversary of the end of the First World War we have put together a small display of documents from the end of the war.