This week in Previously…Scotland’s history festival

Branch member Jackie Kemp wants to let you know about a free event she has organised at Previously…Scotland’s history festival. It’s a lively panel discussion about the events surrounding the Union of Parliaments called “1707: What Really Happened.” On the panel are  historians Michael Fry, and Christopher Whatley, Professor Murray Pittock and playwrights Tim Barrow and Jen McGregor. It’s at 28 York Place November 19 Thursday 7.45pm. Should be fun.

Also of union interest are:

“What would Keir Hardie Say?” event on Sat 21 Nov:

And: The Women Who Widnae Haud Their Wheesht – Scotswomen who fought for equality, also on Sat 21 Nov: