January 20, 2015
Robert Burns Portrait

Robert Burns and Burns Night Supper

    Robert Burns and Burns Night Supper   On Sunday the 25th of January, Scotland will celebrate the birthday of our nation’s most famous poet. […]
October 8, 2014

Mary Queen of Scots

Mary Queen of Scots The town of St Andrews is welcoming the Mary Queen on Scots exhibition on October 11th which will have fascinating manuscripts and […]
February 17, 2014

John Muir – Scottish-American naturist and author

John Muir Festival ‘God never made an ugly landscape: all that the sun shines on is beautiful, so long as it is wild.’  At a time […]
January 17, 2014

Robert Burns – the Scottish Bard

Scotland’s Poet – Robert Burns Born two miles south of Ayr, in a cottage built by his father (now the Burns Cottage Museum), Robert was the […]
August 7, 2013

Andrew Carnegie

People of Scotland – Andrew Carnegie Everyone in Scotland has heard of Andrew Carnegie, although they might not be so familiar with how he became one […]
May 28, 2013

George Bennie and the Railplane

George Bennie and the Amazing Railplane When you speak of famous Scots George Bennie might not spring to mind. Born in Glasgow in 1891 he was […]