Lady Florence Dixie

Find out about Lady Florence Dixie who campaigned for women's rights and helped develop women's football.

James Barry

Find out about James Barry, the first female-born doctor in the UK.

Joseph Lister

Find out how Joseph Lister made medicine safer and became known as the 'father of modern surgery'.

Robert Owen

Find out about Robert Owen and how he improved living and working conditions at New Lanark.

Robert Stevenson and the Lighthouse Stevensons

Find out about Robert Stevenson and his family who designed many of the lighthouses around Scotland's coast.

6 class clips

We have a selection of great videos for use in the classroom