Let the sound and voices of Scotland take you on an adventure, wherever you are. Our podcasts are packed full of authentic local stories from Midlothian and the Borders – you’ll never hear them anywhere else!

History, Heritage and the Border Reivers

History starts here. Episode 1 of Scotland Starts Here takes us back to the days of the wild and bloodthirsty Border Reivers, to William Wallace, and Mary, Queen of Scots. We’ll whisk you away on a tour of hidden towers, majestic monuments and battle sites. You’ll discover why the famous… Read More

Duration: 38m 51s


We’re here to let you in on one of the UK’s best kept secrets. The Scotland Starts Here podcasts will introduce you to the natural beauty, heritage, and culture of Midlothian and the Scottish Borders. We hope to inspire you to plan your next holiday or day-trip. Read More

Duration: 2m 13s