Both the Cheviot sheep and the Border Collie sheepdog were introduced by shepherds from the south. © S. Ross
In the last edition, we looked at the crofting landscape and the benefits of crofting in the 21st Century. Here we look back at some of the history of how the crofters (our forebears) fought for their heritage - not always successfully but always with spirit. We are the heirs and the beneficiaries of that activism.
Following the collapse of the clan system after Culloden. . .