“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.
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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.
Scots Radio Team Scoops Top Awards at Scots Language Oscars The Scots Radio Team managed to scoop two of the top awards at the first ever Scots Language Oscars held on the 27th September at the Mitchell Theatre in Glasgow. The event, which saw 11 award categories...
Doric Film Festival Set to Return for 2020 Plans have been unveiled for the return of an acclaimed film festival which took the North East by storm last year. News that the lauded Doric Film Festival is set to return on October 1st coincides with the announcement that...
The Doric Board Launches Grant Scheme The North-East of Scotland is home to an exceptional heritage of language, music, ballad and song, story, history, and lore, alongside the dynamic creativity of those who live and work there. A key element in this heritage is...
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An aye wir nae seener sittin oot o the sun wi oor ice-cream cuppies , than wir rinnin oot o the thunner-plumps. It keeps us swak – bit fit a summer wiv hid. Wiv hid athin fae scorchin sun tae monsoon tae frost in the morning – aa in ae month. Hope yiv enjoyed a wee break somewye. Bit we’re back in the room again, wi twa guests. Alistair Heather jines us again – tae tell us aboot plans for a Scots Language Board and musician, composer an Trad Awards Maestro, Simon Thoumire is wi us tae spik aboot the Scots Language Awards. We dinna hing aboot.
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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...