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Generally Spooky Podcast

Scotland’s history is full of spooky stories, ghoulish goings-on and magical mysteries. Join Highlander husband-and-wife team, Kieran and Eilidh, as they dive into the myths and legends of their homeland once a week. If you love learning about history, like settling in to listen to a good story, or just enjoy getting a little spooked, then this is the podcast for you.

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S1E10 - Loch Ness Monster

In this week's episode, Eilidh tells Kieran about the Loch Ness Monster, a mythical sea creature long been searched for in the loch outside Inverness. If you want to support the podcast, please subscribe and leave a review. We'd really appreciate it! 

2hr 8mins

18 Jun 2021

Rank #1

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S1E9 - Urquhart Castle

In this week's episode, Eilidh tells Kieran about Urquhart Castle, A strategic and historical site dating back to the Picts in the 6th centuary! If you want to support the podcast, please subscribe and leave a review. We'd really appreciate it! 

1hr 8mins

11 Jun 2021

Rank #2

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S1E8 - Selkies

In this week's episode, Eilidh tells Kieran about Selkies, the mythical sea creatures! If you want to support the podcast, please subscribe and leave a review. We'd really appreciate it! 

1hr 36mins

4 Jun 2021

Rank #3

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S1E7 - The Black Lady

In this week's episode, Eilidh tells Kieran about the Black Lady, our very first Ghost story! If you want to support the podcast, please subscribe and leave a review. We'd really appreciate it! 

1hr 37mins

27 May 2021

Rank #4

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S1E6 - Burke and Hare Part 2

In this week's episode, Eilidh finishes telling Kieran about Burke and Hare, Edinburgh's elusive graverobbers who never actually robbed a grave! This is part 2 of 2 of this tale. If you want to support the podcast, please subscribe and leave a review. We'd really appreciate it! 

1hr 15mins

20 May 2021

Rank #5

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S1E5 - Burke and Hare Part 1

In this week's episode, Eilidh tells Kieran about Burke and Hare, Edinburgh's elusive graverobbers who never actually robbed a grave! This is part 1 of 2 of this tale. If you want to support the podcast, please subscribe and leave a review. We'd really appreciate it! 

1hr 3mins

13 May 2021

Rank #6

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S1E4 - Glamis Castle

In this week's episode, Eilidh tells Kieran about Glamis Castle and its many spooky stories throughout the years including ghosts and a mysterious monster... If you want to support the podcast, please subscribe and leave a review. We'd really appreciate it! 

1hr 33mins

7 May 2021

Rank #7

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S1E3 - Flannan Isle Lighthouse

In this week's episode, Eilidh tells Kieran about the Flannan Isle Lighthouse and the mysterious disappearance that occurred there in 1900. If you want to support the podcast, please subscribe and leave a review. We'd really appreciate it!

1hr 39mins

29 Apr 2021

Rank #8

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S1E2 - Gorbals Vampire

In this week's episode, Eilidh tells Kieran about the Gorbals Vampire - a strange rumour that captivated the minds of kids across the Gorbals area of Glasgow in 1954. If you want to support the podcast, please subscribe and leave a review. We'd really appreciate it!

1hr 7mins

22 Apr 2021

Rank #9

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S1E1 - Fairy Coffins

In this week's episode, Eilidh tells Kieran about the Fairy Coffins - a bizarre discovery made in Edinburgh in 1836. If you want to support the podcast, please subscribe and leave a review. We'd really appreciate it!

53mins

14 Apr 2021

Rank #10