Peter Aitchison

Author

Peter Aitchison worked for the BBC as a senior news editor for twenty years before becoming Director of Communications at the University of Glasgow, a post he held until he retired at the end of 2021. He is now an Honorary Professor of History at Glasgow. 

Peter Aitchison worked for the BBC as a senior news editor for twenty years before becoming Director of Communications at the University of Glasgow, a post he held until he retired at the end of 2021. He is now an Honorary Professor of History at Glasgow. 

Books

  • Paperback | Pub: 23 May 2019
    £9.99

    The Highland Clearances are a well-documented episode in Scotland’s past but they were not unique. The process began in the Scottish Lowlands nearly a century before, when tens of thousands of people – significantly more than were later exiled...