Close to the Sun

The story of two pioneers of flight. One an Italian who lived in Scotland, one a Scotsman who lived in Italy. That's about as similar as these stories...View Details

Come with us as we tell you the forgotten story of the Invisible Poet of Cremorne Gardens. This story might take place in London (mostly), but its sub...View Details

Taking Edinburgh Castle

Edinburgh Castle has been at the heart of Scotland for centuries, but what do you do when someone takes it from you? Close your eyes and take a trip t...View Details

Mrs Barbour’s Army

Meet Mary Barbour, the woman who took on Glasgow's First World War slumlords and played an invaluable role in the history of modern Scotland. -- -- --...View Details

You Win Or You Die

Whether you liked or loathed the final season of HBO's Game of Thrones, you’ll love this trip back into Scottish history, telling the story of two hor...View Details

Black Death (Part 2)

A nightmare has descended upon Edinburgh. The great plague, the Black Death, has returned and there is nothing anyone can do to stop it... -- -- -- --...View Details

Black Death (Part 1)

The Bubonic Plague has arrived in Scotland. Not among the squalor of a medieval village, but on the streets of Victorian Glasgow. Where has it come fr...View Details

Third Degree Burns

Robert Burns was one of the great poets of his age, a Scottish hero, our national Bard and the toast of high society throughout his short career. This...View Details

Tam o’ Shanter

Since Burns Night is coming up soon: meet Tam o' Shanter - one of Robert Burns' most famous creations - as he rides from Ayr through Alloway and meets...View Details

We Eat People

Scottish history is full of stories of bloodthirsty characters... but are they any more than just characters? Let's meet a couple and find out.   CRED...View Details

Riot Act

It is 1919. Troops are on the streets of Glasgow to quell a Communist uprising. What happened? The Riot Act happened. CREDITS The Voice of the Riot Ac...View Details

This is Scotland. A podcast where we take you on a journey into Scottish history and tell the stories of the people and places who make us who we are....View Details

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