William Wallace – Galashiels first braw lad???

Published on
17 December, 2015

Synopsis:

A man investigates Scottish freedom fighter William Wallace's links to the Borders town of Galashiels.

Written by
Mark Nicol

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William Wallace – Galashiels first braw lad???

A man investigates Scottish freedom fighter William Wallace’s links to the Borders town of Galashiels.

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