All meetings at 7.30pm in the Seaforth Club Rooms, Fortrose


Monday, 10th September

Hector, The Hero Of The North

Ewan McVicar

Copies of Ewan's latest book detailing Sir Hector Macdonald's life will be on sale after the talk. 


Monday, 8th October

The Fearn Peninsular: A Potted History

Douglas Gordon



Monday, 12th November

Aspects Of The Impact Of The First World War on Fortrose, Rosemarkie And Avoch

Robin Witheridge and Richard Jenner



Monday, 10th December

Oats and Rice. A lighthearted look at food culture, comparing traditional Highland fare with that of Central Vietnam.

Chris Rendell


Monday, 14th January

Walking With Cattle. In Search Of The last Drovers Of Uist

Terry J Williams


Monday, 11th February

Pictwork, Poems and Pieces

Ewan McVicar


Monday, 11th March

The Finest Road In The World. The Story of Travel and Transport In The Highlands

James Miller



April Outing

Date and Venue to be decided


Monday, 13th May

A Long Way From Home, The Battle of Dunbar (1650) and its aftermath

Dave Rendell




Don't forget to check the Links page on our website for news about other local History Groups in North Kessock and Cromarty



The History Group's first publication

A Century of Shopping along Fortrose and Rosemarkie High Streets

is still available, price £6, from shops in Fortrose and Rosemarkie


Picaresque Books (Dingwall)

The last copies of 

Dr William Maclean: A Forgotten Black Isle Antiquary

are also available from Picaresque Books






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