“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.
Producer / Presenter
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.
Special 60th Episode | Jock’s Jocks
We are delighted an privileged to dedicate oor 60th Scots Radio programme to Professor Gary West’s new book an play ‘Jocks Jocks’. The content is based on stories collected bi traditional singer an collector, Jock Duncan, fae 1st World War Veterans. Gary jines us in the studio tae taak us on this very special journey. Dinna hing aboot – jist come wi us.
Scots Radio Special Features
Pictures from the episode
Celebratin Sheena explores the work of multi award-winning North-East poet, writer, storyteller and singer Sheena Blackhall.https://www.abdn.ac.uk/elphinstone/events/14544/One of Scotland’s most important literary figures comes to the Barn for an evening of poetry,...
Curling’s history is explored in a new exhibition within the Scottish Football Museum and opens to the public on Wednesday 20th February 2019 and will run until 15th June 2019. We are excited to be working with the team at the Scottish Football Museum to...
The John Byrne AwardCongratulations to Sarah Orr, whose fictional short story, 'Kick in The Teeth', wins The John Byrne Award 2018-2019."Kick In The Teeth has subtle and fascinating depths. Heartfelt, compassionate, and constructive, Sarah's story is a...
At the Education Scotland National Conference in Stirling far the Minister for Learning, Science and Scotland's Languages, Dr Alasdair Allan, launched the Policy for Scots Language. Topic for the Conference - Scots in Schools. Fit a good gaitherin it wis. Read the...
Writer James Robertson spiks in Episode 21 aboot the part Scotland played in the Slave Trade – and aboot his novel "Joseph Knight"
Scots Scriever Appointed Hamish MacDonald to take up two year residency at the National Library of Scotland First for Scotland Creative Scotland has today (Thursday 13 August, 2015), in partnership with the National Library of Scotland, announced the appointment of...