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Barbara Henderson


Barbara Henderson is the author of Scottish historical and eco-fiction for children. Her novels 'Fir for Luck' (set during the Highland Clearances), 'Punch' (based on real events in Victorian Scotland) and the eco-thriller 'Wilderness Wars' are already widely used in Scottish schools, and a smuggling novella featuring a real-life incident in the life of Robert Burns is due for publication in October 2019. She writes the Artyness column in Scottish Provincial Press titles and is the current chair of NessBookFest.

Reviews: 29
Other Articles: 13
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Educating Rita

Willy Russell’s script shines through this fierce pairing of Tompkinson and Johnson.

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Five standalone single-performer pieces reveal the promising talents of UHI’s graduating class.

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The Verdict

Middle Ground Theatre Company present an incredible rendition of Barry Reed’s novel that is both memorable and utterly enthralling, in part thanks to the strength of its cast.


Jim Miller

We speak to Highland Book Prize nominee Jim Miller ahead of his upcoming appearance at Ullapool Book Festival.

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Ae Fond Kiss

Wink-wink content sits uneasily in this song-filled Burns tribute.

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Enthusiastic Eden Court crowd whoops, sways and finger-clicks its way through feelgood musical.

XPO North 2


The “miracle” that is the Highlands’ big creative festival.