A song from the heart

A song from the heart

Scotland has a long tradition of being a lyrical and musical nation – drawing deep from the well of human emotion. Every song sung has an origin in who we are as a people, our culture and our peculiar Celtic perspective on life. Here is the story behind three of our best known songs

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‘The Scottish Clans’ e-book now available from ScotClans

‘The Scottish Clans’ e-book now available from ScotClans

Do you have a kindle? Because ScotClans can now proudly present an e-book version of their extensive clan histories. ‘The Scottish Clans’ features brief histories of over 300 Clans and Armigerous families from all over Scotland. Discover the events that have shaped your Clan and hear about the people who form part of your Scottish […]

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Travel guide warns Vikings of hostile Scottish natives

An Icelandic ‘travel guide’ from the 13th century gave warning to any Viking thinking of heading to ‘Skotland’ to do a bit of plundering that they should be wary of the aggressive natives with their incomprehensible language, and, of course, the country’s dreadful weather. This information was gathered from the experiences of a number of […]

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