Thomas Muir

100 - 102 Crowhill Road Bishopbriggs Glasgow G64 1RP

“I have devoted myself to the cause of the people.

It is a good cause… It shall ultimately prevail…

It shall finally triumph”

Thomas Muir (Aug 1793)

of Huntershill (1765 – 1799)

Father of Scottish Democracy

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Thomas Muir 250

The 250th Anniversary Year


National Committee

A National Committee has been formed to commemorate the 250th anniversary of the birth of Thomas Muir – known as ‘The Father of Scottish Democracy’.

The committee brings together academics, advocates, local history representatives and politicians from various political parties, to celebrate Scottish democracy in 2015.

Programme of events … more info