Mon 26 Aug 15:45 - 16:45
Baillie Gifford Corner Theatre
How Europe Shaped Scotland
The important role played by the Flemish in moulding the history of Scotland is explored in an eye-opening event hosted by Professor of Scottish History at St Andrews, Roger Mason. Originating in Flanders – essentially modern-day Belgium and the Netherlands and at that time an economic powerhouse – the Flemish people arrived in Scotland as soldiers, settlers, traders and diplomats. He talks to historian David Santiuste.
Part of our Stories that Make Scotland series of events.