Border Life: 17th Century witches 

https://www.itv.com/news/border/2022-04-29/border-life-17th-century-witches-and-hidden-gems

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Borders Bletherings – the Crusades

Christian knights, infidels, battles, Constantinople and an elephant – the story of the Crusades.

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Borders Bletherings – Pilgrimage in the Borders

Pilgrimage in the Borders – listen as Mary and Doug wander the medieval pilgrim routes and discover the realities of pilgrimage.

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Two Tams

The stories of Thomas the Rhymer and Tam Lin, come with Mary and Doug in this instalment as they explore the shadowy and definitely magical world of the Scottish Borders.

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Borders Bletherings – The Black Death

The Black Death, more accurately called the Great Pestilence, in the Borders: how Bubonic Plague shaped social and economic life in the 14th century.

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Borders Bletherings – How Scottish are the Scottish Borders?

Debate and discussion, in this podcast, Mary and Doug debate this question and explore what it really means to be Scottish.

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Borders Bletherings – Robert Burns

The braw lads o’ Galla Water – Robert Burns’ great visit to the Borders.

Listen to Mary and Doug as they follow Robert Burns as he explores the Borders,

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Kings and Queens 2

Completing the wonderful story of Scotland’s Gypsy Kings and Queens.
(The word ‘Gypsy’ is used here in its historical sense and no disrespect is intended in its use)

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Gypsy Kings and Queens 1

Come on an amazing journey about the rich story of Scotland’s Gypsy Kings and Queens.
(The word ‘Gypsy’ is used here in its historical sense and no disrespect is intended in its use)

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Midwinter Magic

As the light fades outside, gather round for some tales of Midwinter Magic.

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