Former Pearl Assurance salesman Seumas McSporran is hanging up his hat,
cap, helmet and a whole host of other headgear as he retires from a total
of 14 different jobs on Gigha, a wee island off the Mull of Kintyre on the
west coast of Scotland. The 62-year-old held down jobs as the island's
insurance broker, policeman, fireman, pier master, post master, rent
collector, undertaker and bed and breakfast proprietor, among others.
Having decided to retire, McSporran says he is at a loss for filling his