Tunes – and views – of glory

Published: 05/03/2008

ALMOST 40 years ago, James and Helen Douglas, a young couple from Edinburgh, honeymooned in Ullapool. Helen knew the area already and was keen to show it off to her new husband, a composer, who also fell under its magical spell.

They celebrate their ruby wedding anniversary next month, but their tale is different from the usual love story because, two years ago, they moved lock, stock and barrel to their honeymoon destination.

And tonight, they will mark their affection for the area publicly by presenting a show in Ullapool’s Macphail Centre entitled The Glorious Company – a Musical and Visual Journey around North West Scotland.

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