Scots Radio | Episode 78 | May 2021

Scots Radio | Episode 78 | May 2021

It’s been een o thae Spring seasons faan ye jist dinna ken fit tae pit on tae ging oot. Bit dinna fash, jist hae a sit-doon an listen tae George T Watt tellin us aa aboot the Scots Leid Association. In the rin up tae their 50th anniversary next year an the 100th...
Doric Phrase Week Article

Doric Phrase Week Article

Fae the 24th April tae the 1st May the Doric Board is holding Doric Phrase Week tae encourage fowk tae share their favourite phrases fae the North-East. On behalf o the Doric Board, thank you tae the Press & Journal fer their article aboot Doric Phrase Week an...
Scots Radio | Episode 77 | April 2021

Scots Radio | Episode 77 | April 2021

Jine us as we celebrate the 250th anniversary o Sir Walter Scott.  Oor special guest, Professor Gary West, taks us ahin the buiks tae gaither mair information aboot the man himsel. David Mitchell escorts us roon the landscape that wis made bi this weel-kent screiver. ...
Jock Duncan

Jock Duncan

We were aa sair grieved tae hear o the passin o national treisure an bothy ballad maister Jock Duncan. We hiv featured Jock’s buikie, “Jock’s Jocks”, pit thegither wi his guid freen, folklorist Prof. Gary West, on oor programmes a puckle times....
Sheena Blackhall – New Buik Release

Sheena Blackhall – New Buik Release

The North-East makar, Sheena Blackhall, is releasing a new buik ca’d “A Baird’s Life”. It taks the reader through her life in poyems, short stories an images. Below is a press release fae Alan Spence an Rymour Books, explainin mair:  SHEENA BLACKHALL is a...