Remembering the Great War in Skye and Lochalsh

An Cogadh Mòr: Remembering the Great War in Skye and Lochalsh

Conference – Friday 15 May 2015

Programme

Chair: Dr Neil MacGillivray

Prof Ewen Cameron                      ‘The Highlands and Islands on the eve of War’

Richard Galley                                 ‘Bedford’s Highlanders, 1914-15’

Kingussie Camanachd Club          ‘Kingussie and Skye: Shinty Rivals – War Comrades’

Alan Cumming                                ‘The Women who went to War’: The Scottish Women’s Hospitals

Prof Marjory Harper                     ‘Symbolism and Substance: The Highlands, World War I and Emigration’

Murdo Beaton & Graham Ross   ‘Memorials – Remembering our Fallen’