Stories on the Way

Come along to the Scottish Storytelling Centre and listen to our wonderful apprentice storytellers weave their magic and tell stories to make you smile.

Stories on the Way

About Stories on the Way

An evening of stories to live by.

Come along and listen to our wonderful apprentice storytellers weave their magic and tell stories to make you smile.

An evening of uplifting tales to welcome in the summer.

While we take every opportunity to ensure the details for Stories on the Way are accurate, we always advise that you contact the event organiser before setting out for the event to avoid disapointment.

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