The Scottish History Podcast

The Scottish History Podcast

The Scottish History Podcast is a podcast dedicated to all things Scottish History by an experienced Scottish tour guide. www.scothistorypod.com Our GDPR privacy policy was updated on August 8, 2022. Visit acast.com/privacy for more information.

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July 27, 2022 10 min

This week we take a wee trip around the Sleat peninsula on the Isle of Skye!


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In part 2 of our Isle of Skye series, we talk about the town of Broadford and the Villages of Torrin and Elgol.


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April 24, 2022 18 min

This week, we begin our "Road Trip" onto the Isle of Skye over the Skye Bridge and get as far as Breakish.


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April 17, 2022 12 min

I'm back!

And we are going to start a little series talking all things Skye!


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April 8, 2022 5 min

The Skye Boat Song - Written by Harold Boulton is used for entertainment purposes only.

Cover version by Owen Innes


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After another little hiatus due to work commitments, I am back with a short episode about 3 of Scotlands mythological creatures. The Kelpies, The Selkies and The Unicorns!


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February 2, 2022 32 min

In this episode, I take you through the places we visited over 6 days in my first week back as a tour guide.

It most certainly was a week to remember and I definately will not forget it!

Head over to Facebook/Instagram/Twitter to see the pictures from last week!


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January 17, 2022 12 min

In this weeks episode, I explain whats been happening over the last month or so and whats happening in the future!


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This time I firstly explain where I have been. Short story - Brothers wedding and caught Covid.

Then I go through another article, this time by Kat of https://katsgoneglobal.com, go through her article called "30 Things to Know Before Travelling to Scotland."

Heres a link to the article itself. Please visit her page and give her a thumbs up! - https://katsgoneglobal.com/things-to-know-before-travelling-to-scotland/


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December 1, 2021 41 min

Apologies as this week, I couldn't find the time to research a proper podcast history episode, but instead of not doing anything, here is an episode where I go through a well shared article written by Paul McDougal for the Travel Medium website (https://travelmedium.com) of the "21 Things NOT to do in Scotland". And in this I will list out the things and give you my opinion on them.

A link to this brilliant article is he...

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November 23, 2021 20 min

This week we learn about a very highly requested subject, The Tay Bridge Disaster, that occured on the 28th December 1879.


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November 15, 2021 19 min

This week, I tell you the tale of quite possibly, the Worst Poet in the World.

I've even read a couple of his works for you to hear and judge for yourself.


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November 8, 2021 16 min

This week is the topic I had originally planned for Halloween week but it's out now!

Currently suffering from a double ear infection with perforated eardrum with a cold on top of it, so apologies if the sound quality is'nt as good as normal. Purely because I am struggling to hear anything at the moment!


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October 31, 2021 77 min

This week is the annual Halloween Special with Thistle Do Nicely.

This year we talk about James VI and his obsession with witches.


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October 17, 2021 20 min

This week, we DEFINATELY finish the UNESCO World Heritgae sites of Scotland series as I forgot all about New Lanark.

So here it is!


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September 27, 2021 21 min

This week, we complete the UNESCO World Heritage Sites of Scotland series with St. Kilda!


Please get in touch with me and let me know what you want to hear about next!


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September 20, 2021 19 min

This week, I am back with another Scottish UNESCO World Heritage site.

This time it is The Heart of Neolithic Orkney!!!


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September 16, 2021 1 min

Apologies I have been missing recently!

New job etc.

Don't worry, I'll be back next week!


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August 29, 2021 10 min

This week in a rather short episode (work just been getting in the way!) We continue on the series talking about Scotlands UNESCO World Heritage Sites.

This week - The Antonine Wall


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August 17, 2021 19 min

This week, we continue our UNESCO "Mini-Series" and move to just outside of Edinburgh to talk about the world famous Forth Bridge.


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