Click here to read all of the articles about Insch which have appeared in the Leopard Magazine


The original magazines, listed below can be viewed in the museum



The Spanish Connection                         Dec/Jan 1975/76


The Story of Insch Part 1                      March 1981


The Story of Insch Part 2                     April 1981


A Year of Centenaries                            October 1983


Memoir of a Dunnydeer Childhood         November 1983


From Pillar to Post                                 Dec/Jan 1987/88


Garioch Dynasty                                     December 1990


History in a Song                                    February 1993


Writers in Exile                                      January 1994


Flinders, Flanders and Flemings             January 1994


Historic Village with Modern Outlook    February 1995


Tracing 900 Years Of The Leslie Line   Sept 1995


The North East’s Tearful Saint             June 1998


Museum Activities afoot in Insch          June 1998


Quarriers’ Harsh Existence                  October 1998


Night a Zeppelin bombed the Garioch   January 1999


A Grinding Power beyond the Girnal     June 2001


200 Years without slumbering              Dec 2004/Jan 2005

  Gartly Clocks tick on


Wartime road that led to Insch            Dec 2004/Jan 2005


Bell that came home                              April 2010


My St Kilda Challenge                           Dec/Jan 2014/15