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Book now for events during Clan Currie weekend celebrating Lachlan Mòr MacMhuirich

Final bookings are now being taken for an important symposium on the history and literary heritage of the MacMhuirichs, Scotland’s longest-lived Bardic dynasty. The symposium, on Saturday 23 July 2011,…

July 15 2011

MacMhuirich symposium sheds new light on some of Scotland’s greatest poets

An important symposium on the history and literary heritage of the MacMhuirichs, led by Professor Hugh Cheape, leading authority on Scottish culture, takes place in Edinburgh on Saturday 23 July…

June 20 2011

Ellis Island Tartan unveiled for Tartan Day 2011

As part of the celebrations for Tartan Day 2011 on 6 April, the Clan Currie Society has unveiled a specially designed Ellis Island Tartan commissioned to mark the 10th Anniversary…

April 7 2011

Record breaking Simon Tonui wins 2009 Baxters Loch Ness Marathon in record year for entries

Macdonalds triumph over rivals to win Homecoming Clan Challenge

Simon Tonui of Birchfield Harriers was the winner of the 2009 Baxters Loch Ness Marathon today (Sunday 4 October), crossing the…

October 4 2009

Record entry for Baxters Loch Ness Marathon & Festival of Running

Entries for Baxters Loch Ness Marathon & Festival of Running have reached record levels for this year’s event taking place on 4 October 2009.  Entry numbers for the Marathon in…

September 28 2009

Enter now for the Baxters Loch Ness Marathon & Festival of Running

Runners entering next month’s Baxters Loch Ness Marathon & Festival of Running are reminded that Monday 14 September is the closing date for all events in the Festival, including the…

September 3 2009

New pipe march celebrates 50th anniversary Homecoming for the Clan Currie Society

Members of the worldwide Clan Currie Society taking part in the Homecoming Scotland Gathering event in Edinburgh this summer (25/26 July) will celebrate the Homecoming and the 50th anniversary of…

June 22 2009

Charity and club runners enouraged to enter now

Baxters Loch Ness Marathon is set for a record entry to the event on 4 October 2009, as numbers currently show a 22% increase on last year’s figure. And with…

May 25 2009

Baxters Loch Ness Marathon sees massive increase in entries

Organisers of the Baxters Loch Ness Marathon announced today that entry figures are a massive 47% up on this time last year, following the lifting of the ballot entry system…

March 30 2009

Run Home to Baxters Loch Ness Marathon & Festival of Running

Baxters Loch Ness Marathon & Festival of Running organisers have announced an exciting new development for this year’s event taking place on 4 October 2009: for the first time in…

January 15 2009