Laura Brand is an author and illustrator who grew up in Surrey, England, and lived on the Wentworth Estate, one of the most exclusive private estates in the U.K.
Laura released her first book, The Joy Journal, in 2020 and has gone on to build a brand of the same name.
The entrepreneur who used to work in the restaurant industry also sells her own dungarees under The Joy Journal umbrella.
With a lot said about Laura Gallacher Brand, we tune our focus to her parents.
Laura Gallacher Brand parents
Laura Brand, formerly Laura Gallacher was born on June 28, 1987 to Bernard Gallacher & Lesley Gallacher.
Bernard & Lesley Gallacher brought up their children Kirsty, Jamie and Laura on the Wentworth Estate in Virginia Water, Surrey.
Her older sister is Kirsty Gallacher, a well-known model and television presenter from the U.K.
Laura Gallacher Brand father, Bernard Gallacher
Laura Gallacher Brand’s father, Bernard Gallacher, is a Scottish golfer Bernard Gallacher, who was a Ryder Cup captain for multiple European teams.
Gallacher was born on born 9 February 1949 in Bathgate in West Lothian, Scotland.
He took up golf at the age of eleven.
In 1965 he won the Lothians Golf Association Boys Championship. He won the 1967 Scottish Amateur Open Stroke Play Championship and turned professional the same year.
In 1969, at the age of 20, Gallacher became the youngest man to represent Great Britain in the Ryder Cup up to that time.
This record was subsequently beaten by Nick Faldo and others.
He went on to play in the Ryder Cup eight times and was non-playing captain of the European Team in 1991, 1993 and 1995. All three of those matches were very close; Europe lost the first two but won the third.