Wilson’s Ornithology & Burds in Scots

Wilson’s Ornithology & Burds in Scots

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 poetry bringin the Scots words an names o Burds tae the...
Mary Symon

Mary Symon

The community at Dufftown in Moray  gathered to celebrate the memory of their poet Mary Symon and unveil a plaque in her honour. Alistair Heather was there and this is his...
Lost at Sea

Lost at Sea

Morna Young’s ‘Lost At Sea’ is a superb production. Wi a minimalist set and the rich spikkin tones o the North East, the actors tell the deeply moving story o a fishing family dealing wi the pains and politics within their close-knit community....

Doric Mash Up

The Doric – the North-East dialect o Scots – has been fair tane up by the younger generation o activists an creatves recently wi a wheen o events, fae Morna Young’s Lost at Sea touring play tae poet Jo Gilbert’s Doric poetry slam the ither wik...
The Little History of Aberdeenshire

The Little History of Aberdeenshire

The Little History of Aberdeenshire – by Duncan Harley. For them that disna ken aboot the history o Aiberdeenshire – and there micht be a few – this new book fae Duncan Harley introduces ye tae a history and stories o the Shire that disna get spoken aboot often. It’s...