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Folklore Friday - Fingal's Cave

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

The Skye Boat Song

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Take a look at the Skye Boat Song, which tells the story of Bonnie Prince Charlie's escape to Skye after the Jacobite rebellion.

Tartan Tuesdays - Clan Cochrane

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Forget Throwback Thursdays, here at Scotweb, we're doing Tartan Tuesdays! This week we look at the Cochrane tartan and learn about the history of the clan.

Over the Sea to Skye

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On the 28th of June 1746, Flora Macdonald and her Irish Maid 'Betty Burke' set sail from Benbecula, over the sea, to Skye. Huddled in a tiny boat, a badly disguised Bonnie Prince Charlie posed as MacDonald's spinning maid.

Folklore Friday - The Ashrays

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

Tartan Tuesdays - Clan Dewar

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Forget Throwback Thursdays, here at Scotweb, we're doing Tartan Tuesdays! This week we look at the Dewar tartan and learn about the history of the clan.

The Royal Highland Show

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This weekend, The Royal Highland Show will be held at Ingliston! A celebration of rural Scottish life, the show is not to be missed!

Folklore Friday - The Fairy Flag of Dunvegan Castle

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

Tartan Tuesdays - Clan Cameron

By Sophie 9 months ago 2348 Views No comments

Forget Throwback Thursdays, here at Scotweb, we're doing Tartan Tuesdays. This week we look at the Cameron tartan and learn about the history of the Clan.

John Logie Baird

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He created the world's first ever television! Learn more about this fascinating inventor here.