The History of the Kessock Ferry Swim

Entries for the Kessock Ferry Swim open on Valentine’s Day! – and when you are booking your place, you can also pre-order this specially-commissioned booklet telling the history of the swim, which I am currently working on: This is a really interesting local history project, and I am thoroughly enjoying the research and particularly the … More The History of the Kessock Ferry Swim

Book Week Scotland

I am doing a talk at Forres Library on Thursday 17th November at 6.30pm, as part of Book Week Scotland. The talk will look at my book “Daughters of the North: Jean Gordon and Mary, Queen of Scots”. I’ll be sharing some of the stories of Jean Gordon’s time in the north-east and her involvement … More Book Week Scotland