Ayrshire is perhaps best known for one particular resident: Robert Burns. Yet long before Mr Burns ever disturbed a mouse in the Ayrshire feilds it had some other fascinating inhabitants- at least if legend is to be believed. 

Cannibals to Kings, Fairies to the Devil himself and even the odd Druid sage and Celtic Goddess; the folk history Ayrshire is full of remarkable characters. It is even believed that many of these tales fuelled Burns’s works- especially that of his epic: Tam O’Shanter. 

Ayrshire’s vast history alongside its folklore makes this a place in Scotland where the two often collide creating some very vivid and exciting tales which we look forward to sharing with you. 

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Tam O’Shanter

Tam O’Shanter She tauld thee weel thou was a skellum,  A blethering, blustering, drunken blellum By David White & Robert Burns Tam O’Shanter is perhaps

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