David Gardiner.uk is, perhaps unsurprisingly, the personal website of David Gardiner. It focuses mainly on architecture, the built environment, law, culture, flags, politics, localism, British politics and Scotland's cities.
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I happened to stumble across this interactive panorama of the library at the Glasgow School of Art. The room is one of Scotland's modernist masterpieces.
Luckily it escaped the 1960s trend of abandoning historic university libraries - to be replaced with buildings that fit with the design brief of the Glasgow University librarian, who called for his new university library to be a 'warehouse' for keeping books.
Renfrewshire flags - A look back at the proper flags of the ancient county of Renfrewshire.
The Scottish Parliament - Possibly the most controversial structure in 21st century Scotland. A missed opportunity, a tragedy destined to happen or just an underrated work?