Stories

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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Ben Macgregor

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

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The Jellicoe Express

Tuesday 30th April marked the centenary of the final World War I journey of the Royal Navy train, commonly known as the Jellicoe Express.

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Laura Morgan

Laura writes short stories. She moved to the north coast in 2013.

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John Mackay

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

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News

At the loch-side: sitting, waiting and watching

What’s the best way to see wildlife, if you are out and about? Should you rake about, looking for things (like a hen harrier), or just hide yourself in a good spot and wait (like a dragonfly nymph)?
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Just announced: Flow Country Conference

The Peatlands Partnership has just announced that it will be holding a major conference on The Flow Country of Caithness and Sutherland on Thursday 12th September 2019.
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