Dornoch news and events

If you’re staying in Dornoch for a short break or dropping in to see us on your travels around Scotland, we will keep you up to date with the latest news, events and updates so that you can experience even more from your time here.

Firths and Fjords Conference

Thursday 31 March to Saturday 2 April 2016. The history of coastal areas will be the focus of an international conference to be held in Dornoch next month. Organised by the University of the Highlands and Islands Centre for History, “Firths and Fjords: A Coastal History Conference” will feature expert speakers from around the globe.

Fibre Fest

Fibre Fest 17th -19th March 2017 The organisers of Fibre Fest are delighted to announce the programme for the 8th annual celebration in 2017. The Gala Opening Talk is entitled…

See the Northern lights on your holiday in Scotland

People across the Highlands were treated to a spectacular show of the Northern lights last night; Dornoch and the surrounding area was ablaze with colour. The best time to see the ‘Mirrie Dancers’ during your holiday in Scotland is during the Autumn and Winter seasons, when the nights are long and nights are clear. So it’s a perfect excuse for a late winter break in the Highlands!

Scottish Highlands – wild beauty, rich cultural heritage and glowing Dornoch

The Scottish Highlands are renowned for their wild beauty, grandeur and a rich cultural heritage, nowhere more apparent than in Dornoch with its glowing medieval town centre of local golden…

For the perfect Hogmanay, Do it in Dornoch

Do join us for Dornoch’s annual party! As always the highlight will be the street party on Hogmanay and welcoming in 2016 with the lone piper on the Castle ramparts…

Historylinks Tales

  Dornoch’s 5 Star Museum, Historylinks, contains many fascinating stories from Dornoch’s past. Here are just a couple. A seal matrix (used to impress official seals) was discovered over 25…

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