The Battle of Sheriffmuir

On this next chapter in our Scottish history series I want to travel forward in time from our times with Robert the Bruce and William Wallace to the year 1715, during the Jacobite Rebellions.   Before the Battle After the coronation of George I in 1714, much unrest could be found in Scotland as the…

Theatre Highlights this Winter

With early nights and a chill in the air, what better time to enjoy a bit of theatre. There are several great theatres and art centres with excellent programmes to enliven those winter nights.   Pitlochry Festival Theatre will hold their annual Winter Words Festival again this February, with a great series of authors giving…

6 Things to Do this Halloween

1. Hallowild at Blair Drummond Safari Park (12th to 27th October) This year, the Safari Park is unveiling The Tomb!  A brand new indoor Halloween attraction with special 3D effects and live actors, that’s guaranteed to set hearts racing. There will also be magic shows, slime making, a pumpkin patch, giant haybale spiders and all…