Discover more about life in the Flow Country from the people who live and work here in Caithness and Sutherland. Read stories of those who have walked and explored the hills and straths, hear about what went on in the past and what happens here today.


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Duncan Macniven

A recollection of memories about life and work in Strath Halladale, as told by Duncan who lived at Forsinain as a boy.

Sandra Train

Sandra tells about her childhood memories, living on a croft in Strath Halladale.

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John Mackay

John Mackay, of John Mackay Ltd. is interviewed about his work and life in the Flow Country.

Ben Macgregor

About his explorations of the Flow Country around the Croft House.

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All aboard!

Discover the amazing Flow Country at centenary of epic Jellicoe Express, Britain’s longest train journey.
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Below the Blanket

Keep the date! Join us in Edinburgh during the Festival for a walking meditation through art, bringing the Flow Country to the Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh.
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Uncovering the secrets of the Flow Country

Children turn into Flow Country scientists at the Caithness International Science Festival.
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