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Hogmannay, New Year -

Happy New Year! Or Hogmanay as we know it. Hogmanay is the Scots word for the last day of the year and is synonymous with the celebration of New Year in the Scottish manner - Nicole gives us the run down on what New Year is to Scots.

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Scottish Christmas -

It is not widely known that Christmas hasn’t been around for all that long in Scotland. For nearly 400 years the celebration of Christmas as we know it was banned..

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All Hallows Eve, Halloween, Samhain -

This would have to be my most favourite time of year, Halloween. Halloween has always been something that we have celebrated in our family - learn more about the tradition of Halloween and it's Scottish roots.

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Colloden, Gaelic, Highland Clearances, Scottish Gaelic -

Scottish Gaelic: Where did this language go? It is making a come back not just in Scottish schools but internationally with those of Scottish origin

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