Many years have passed since the final Killin Folk Festival. A fresh modern local group are now hoping to launch a rethought, rebranded Music Festival. At this early stage we are looking to gauge support and opinions. What would work, what you would like to see, if you would like to be involved etc.
The National Trust for Scotland (NTS) and the Killin Heritage Society held a joint open day on Sunday 16th of August, exhibiting some of their collections from Moirlanich Longhouse and the Killin Rai
Paul Thompson, Ranger at Ben Lawers National Nature Reserve writes about the history surrounding the NNR. The NTS cares for over 75000ha of countryside, large proportions of which lie in national parks, nature reserves and scenic areas.
January 2015 will see the 20th annual Killin Drama Club pantomime performance when Treasure Island takes over the McLaren Hall in Killin. One member of the club at the centre of the pantomime whirlwind is Gordon Hibbert, the director of the panto for twenty years and chairman of the club. Killin.
I am one of the Race Directors for the Glen Ogle 33 Ultra Marathon which takes place each year in this area. Along with my friend Bill (hence BaM racing) we first organised the race in 2011 and it’s been growing in popularity each year.