Sir Arthur Conan Doyle, the creator of Sherlock Holmes, was born in Edinburgh and is said to have modelled the famous detective on Professor Joseph Bell, President of the Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh, who used remarkable powers of observation in his diagnosis.
Where Have All the Bootboys Gone? Skinhead Style and Graphic Subcultures. Wed 23rd - Sat 26th. http://www.insideoutfestival.org.uk/2013/events/where-have-all-the-bootboys-gone-skinhead-style-and-graphic-subcultures/ #InsideOutFestival2013 (Main image credit: Image taken from front cover of the Last Resort shop catalogue circa 1980. Design by Mick Furbank, photography Martin Dean.)