“Fit’s Gaan On”
Scots Radio is a programme that spiks aboot the culture and the ongyans o fowk fa use Scots in their wirkin warl.
Accordin tae the last census in Scotland, there are aroon 1.5 million Scots spikkers in this country. Ye dinna hae tae wanner far tae hear it – jist ging as far North, Sooth, East an Wast as yir lugs’ll tak ye.
I hope ye’ll enjoy rummelin aboot in the Episodes, and welcome tae the company that celebrates the Scots Language – and the fowk that jist spik it.
According to the last census taken in Scotland, there are around 1.5 million Scots speakers in this country. You don’t have to go far to hear it – just go as far North, South, East or West as your ears will take you.
I hope you enjoy searching through the episodes of SLR and welcome to the company that celebrates the Scots Language – and the people who just speak it.
Frieda Morrison – Producer / Presenter
Frieda Morrison – “The Challenges o Broadcasting in Scots”
Poet an writer Sheena Blackhall takes Frieda Morrison on a journey tae her ‘Middleton’ family lands in the Howe o Cromar near Tarland in Aiberdeenshire.
Scots Radio - Episode 80
The Doric Film Festival 2021
On behalf o the team an the film-makers - we present the chosen films for the Doric Film Festival 21':
The Doric Film Festival 2019
Hae a look at this recap o the last festival!
Heart of the LandThe National Library of Scotland celebrates "Sunset Song" by Lewis Grassic Gibbon.
Frieda Morrison from Scots Radio, was delighted to be asked to contribute her personal response to the Novel. Find oot mair fae the National Library o Scotland here.
New Scots Leid Lairnin App
On the Bard’s birthday, 25 Jan 2021, the Dictionaries o the Scots Language (the braw new name fur Scottish Language Dictionaries) is pittin oot a new vairsion o their braw app fur schuils. Steve Byrne had a blether tae Rhona Alcorn aa aboot it in programme 74. Lug in abune an fin oot mair here.
Approximately 60 years syne, aroon 40% o salmon smolts that went tae sea, wid return tae the River Dee in Aibeirdeenshire as adults. According tae Sandy Bremner, the Chair o the River Dee Trust, that figure is noo sits at 2-3%, an the survival rate for maist ither...
Episode 71 | The Scots Kitchen and the Heritage of Food
Wi spik aboot ivery ither kin o heritage on this programme – bit wiv niver really geen intae the importance o oor food heritage. An there’s nae wye we could ging intae the hairst athoot featurin oor unique Scots Recipies an Scotland’s Larder. So it gees us great pleasure tae feature the work o F. Marian McNeill (1885 – 1973) and her book caad ‘The Scots Kitchen – It’s Traditions and Recipes.’ Renowned food – writer Catherine Brown, fa edited an introduced the 2010 edition will be jinin the team – fit includes Gaelic singer Kathleen Mackinnes, Steve Byrne and Dave Mitchell. Come tak time tae sup wi us – it will be foo of flavour.