A great podcast exploring the stories and places of the north through the people who live there. Each episode focuses on a different theme: from islands to books to walks to politics, there will be something of interest for everyone who listens. And that's not to mention the written articles also exploring a variety of themes and places across the Highlands.
"The North of Scotland is full of stories, adventure, and real life. Hear the voices of the Highlands and Islands."
A fantastic collection of local history, tales and legends from across the North Highlands, including Caithness and Sutherland. Discover their collection of 100 things, add your own stories and read about illicit distilling, crofting lifestyle, ghosts, sea monsters and more.
"Stories are wonderful! They form part of our understanding of the world, connect us in interesting and creative ways, and they enchant the very environment we live in."
Spirit of the Highlands
Sharing stories from right across the Highlands online and on-site at the newly refurbished Inverness Castle. The Spirit of the Highlands project is ongoing and while the castle is not quite ready for visitors yet you can add your own stories to their site and learn more about their exciting plans.
"Is it the land? The people? The sights, sounds and smells? All of these…and more… the spirit is captured in its stories…"
Traditional Arts Culture Scotland is a collective website which showcases our traditional arts including Scottish storytellers, the Storytelling Festival and the Scottish Storytelling Centre. You will find many local storytellers from across the Highlands as well as events, support and further information on the many wonderful ways of sharing our culture and creativity.
"A home for Scotland's stories. You’re guaranteed to be inspired!"