1745: Raising the Jacobite Standard at Glenfinnan - Professor Murray Pittock artwork
Love Scotland

1745: Raising the Jacobite Standard at Glenfinnan - Professor Murray Pittock

  • S1E5
  • 33:24
  • August 18th 2020

19 August 2020 marks the 275th anniversary of the Raising of the Jacobite Standard by Charles Edward Stuart at Glenfinnan. Professor Murray Pittock, Trustee and history advisor to the National Trust for Scotland, takes Jackie Bird through this hugely important moment in Scotland's history.

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    Scottish journalist and broadcaster, previously one of the lead presenters of Reporting Scotland (BBC Scotland News).