A charity worker plans to run between two of Scotland’s most iconic landmarks on the feast day of St Margaret to help rebuild lives in war-torn Iraq.
As the Fife Pilgrim Way officially opens on July 5, Michael Alexander speaks to the author of the route’s “essential companion guide”.
Michael Alexander visited Dunfermline to find out how the scanning of a 925-year-old relic of St Margaret (Queen of Scotland) could reveal secrets from the past.
Hundreds of worshippers descended on Dunfermline on Sunday as part of a national pilgrimage in honour of St Margaret of Scotland.
The popularity of St Margaret's Pilgrimage could see it take place at East End Park in the future.
Modern-day pilgrims can walk in the footsteps of St Margaret in Dunfermline next month.