It is a simple enough question but comedy genius Stanley Baxter’s polite inquiry of a vegetable stall-holder remains a classic from the Parliamo Glasgow phrasebook: “Izzat a marra on yer barra, Clara?”.
For many of us, the start of a New Year provides the perfect opportunity to reassess our dreams and goals, to turn the page on a new chapter. And this year will be even more significant as, with the strike of midnight, we said goodbye to 2019 and hello to a new decade.
Climbing Everest is a feeling you just can’t imagine. Unless you have been there, standing on the rooftop of the world, it’s impossible to describe the euphoria that sweeps over you as you come within touching distance of the heavens.