Professor Sir Lewis Ritchie

Back in December, I wrote about this acknowledgement of my good friend – see the following link for details

https://www.ruachonline.org.uk/blog/?p=384

Today this was made official when he was dubbed (I think this is the correct term) at Hollyrood Palace in Edinburgh. I am out of the country as I write this so Googled him to see if there was any news of the occassion and I came across the following link which gives a great insight into Sir Lewis’s achievements both academic and vocational. A remarkable career by any standards – click on the following to read more

http://www.abdn.ac.uk/suttie-centre/matthew-hay/interviews/doctors/lewis-ritchie/

Back in December 2010 he had a modest mention here

http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/health-12093420

and a more detailed mention here in the Buchan Observer – his local rag!

http://www.buchanobserver.co.uk/news/local-headlines/richly_deserved_knighthood_for_prof_ritchie_1_438245

Congratulation on a quite remarkable achievement.

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