“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.
Scots Radio is a programme that speaks about the culture and the on-going plans of people who use Scots in their working world.
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”
Celtic Media Festival 2021 Winner!
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':
Doric Film Festival 2022
The third Doric Film Festival is being launched bi Scots Radio, an judges wid love tae see hunners o’ entries fae a range o fowk fae across the North East o Scotland’. Entrants are encouraged fae schools, individuals an community groups. Fin oot mair here.
Heart of the LandSunset Song - The National Library o Scotland celebrates the famous Lewis Grassic Gibbon novel. Scots Radio's Frieda Morrison wis delighted tae be asked tae contibute her ain personal response tae Sunset Song:
Grow RadioHiv you heard oor new programme, Grow Radio , yet? Jine us in the gairden fur a chat, a lauch an loads o gairdenin advice wi Frieda Morrison an Dave Mitchell. Heid ower tae the Grow Radio site tae listen till the episodes an record yer ain question fur the team!
The New Writer Awards hiv helped mair than 140 creative fowk since 2009. (Credit: Creative Scotland) The ten winners o the Scottish Book Trust's New Writers Awards 2022 hiv been announced. Wi the funding o Creative Scotland, the awards provide an opportunity for ten...
Anither listen tae ane o oor favourite past moments:"Wi Jane Brown at the Globe Inn Dumfries - In Memory o Robert Burns." Fan Frieda Morrison met up wi Jane, she wis jist aboot tae retire efter 20 year as manager o the Globe Inn in Dumfries. The Globe Inn – datin back...
This poem wis written bi Alan McClure as pairt o Open Books’ Scots Creative Writing workshop: As ah walked oot aroun the watter a great stramash…
Billy KayThe front cover of the Mither Tongue The Mither Tongue, was described as one of the best 100 Scottish books ever written. Now, Newport-based author and Scots language expert Billy Kay has produced an audio version of his classic book. We are delighted that...
In ess episode, Jackie Ross taks Finn Nixon doon the ferm road tae a place that huds the start o a special North East story – foo o kidnaps, adventure an slavery. Afore that we hear fae Jackie aboot plans for the new Doric Books Publication company. The Doric...
In this oor first in the seires, Finn Nixon jines ecologist an author, Andrew Painting tae enjoy the magical landscape o Mar Lodge Estate in Aberdeenshire. Andrew has recently published his book, ‘Regeneration – The Rescue of a…
Hamish MacDonald tells us aboot his new book that celebrates the illustrations bi Alexander Wilson 1766-1813 – an pays homage at last tae a fellow Scot, fa delights in the natural warl aroon him. Wi Hamish’s…