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Memory Lane

Young musicians head to France

This picture of the Forres Academy orchestra dates back to the 1980s

This picture of the Forres Academy orchestra dates back to 1986. The musicians from the school were travelling to France to perform. Far right is string tutor Drummond Cook. Along from him (also on

Travel

Strasbourg earns its place as a centre of Europe

The European Parliament building in Strasbourg.

It is known as one of the two homes of the European Parliament, but travel writer Ron Smith finds Strasbourg in France steeped in fascinating history, with must-see sights and offering a tempting taste for quality food and drink .....