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Richard Dow is at one with his new surroundings
Richard Dow is at one with his new surroundings
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Catch up with Falkirk folk in far flung places

WHERE ARE YOU FROM ORIGINALLY? Falkirk.

WHERE ARE YOU NOW? Perth, Australia.

WHY ARE YOU THERE? I emigrated.

WHAT DO YOU DO? I am a social trainer working with people who have an intellectual disability.

HOW LONG HAVE YOU BEEN THERE? I have been in Oz for 21 years.

FAMILY? I have brother who lives in London and a sister who still lives in Falkirk.

WHAT DO YOU LIKE MOST ABOUT WHERE YOU ARE NOW? I like the weather.

ANYTHING YOU DON’T LIKE? 45 degrees!

BIGGEST DIFFERENCE BETWEEN THERE AND HERE? The biggest difference between here and Falkirk is that there is such a different lifestyle here and it’s a better lifestyle.

WHAT DO YOU MISS MOST FROM HOME? A good curry!

ANY MESSAGE FOR FAMILY AND OLD FRIENDS? Come on down.