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Folklore Thursday: The Brahan Seer

By Kirsty McIntyre

The art of fortune telling has long been a part of Scottish mythology, but few soothsayers are as well-known as the Brahan Seer.

Folklore Thursday: The Boobrie

By Kirsty McIntyre

If you're ever in Scotland and spot a bird of unusual size, it could be a heron or a capercaillie, two of the most distinctive birds found in the Scottish countryside.

Or it could be the Boobrie.

Folklore Thursday: The Ghosts of Culloden Battlefield

By Kirsty McIntyre

Many of the ancient battlefields of Scotland are rumoured to be plagued by the souls of those who died there. It's not surprising that Culloden, the site one of the most infamous battles in British history, is among them

Folklore Friday - The Bean Nighe

By Sophie

Here at Scotweb, we're looking at Scottish myths, legends and folk tales. For this week's Folklore Friday, we look at The Bean Nighe.

Folklore Friday - The Wizard of West Bow

By Sophie Carracher

Here at Scotweb, we're looking at Scottish myths, legends and folk tales. For this week's Folklore Friday, we look at The Wizard of West Bow.

Folklore Friday - The Monster of Glamis

By Sophie

Here at Scotweb, we're looking at Scottish myths, legends and folk tales. For this week's Folklore Friday, we look at The Monster of Glamis.

Folklore Friday - The Faerie Dogs

By Sophie

Here at Scotweb, we're looking at Scottish myths, legends and folk tales. For this week's Folklore Friday, we look at The Faerie Dogs.

Folklore Friday - Culzean Castle and the Ghostly Piper

By Sophie

Here at Scotweb, we're looking at Scottish myths, legends and folk tales. For this week's Folklore Friday, we look at Culzean Castle and the Ghostly Piper!

Folklore Friday - The Wulver

By Sophie

Here at Scotweb, we're looking at Scottish myths, legends and folk tales. For this week's Folklore Friday, we look at The Wulver.

The House of The Binns

By Sophie

The House of Binns is an estate with a colourful history. Once known to be owned by a man so mean, he played cards with the Devil...