One of the most popular Scottish novels of all time, Sunset Song tells the gripping tale of Chris Guthrie, a young woman growing up in a dysfunctional farming family in the north east of Scotland….
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I am making this statement as an action of willful defiance of military authority, because I believe the war is being deliberately prolonged by those who have the power to end it. – Siegfried…
When you think of Gretna, dramatic scenes of elopement, love and runaway marriages are likely to spring to mind, as for generations, couples have flocked to Gretna Green to take advantage of Scotland’s marriage laws….
In 1914, the world prepared for war and Scotland braced itself for an event which would change the face of Scotland forever, impacting hugely on the lives of millions of Scots at home and worldwide….
Monday 4 August 2014 marks the centenary of the outbreak of the First World War, a conflict which would irreparably transform the face of Scotland and the rest of the UK and Europe forever….