Scotland: The Promised Land

Highland Heroes

Series 1 - Episode 2 Highland Heroes

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Summary

Looking at the contentious issue of land and emigration, including the rise in Scottish outward migration to places including Canada after veterans from the Highlands and Islands returned from the war. Features testimonies from migrants and their ancestors, who felt the picture of prosperity painted by emigration agents did not match the reality they found upon arrival in Canada.

Cast & Crew

Director Andy Twaddle
Executive Producer Rachel Bell
Producer Andy Twaddle
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