Stirling hosts 15th edition of book festival

Stirling hosts 15th edition of book festival

An ongoing festival is seeing a range o spikkers, poets an writers deliver talks an tak pairt in workshops in venues across Stirling.
The 15th edition o the ‘Off the Page’ festival comes tae a close this weekend, wi Billy Kay an Paul Mckenna performin…

Applications open for New Writers Awards

Applications open for New Writers Awards

The Scottish Book Trust has announced their New Writers Awards 2023 hiv noo opened for applications fae aspiring writers.
Applications are due bi Wednesday 13th July, wi the awards taen place atween January 2023 an January 2024. Mair information aboot how to apply an the…

Strichen Festival 2022

Strichen Festival 2022

The Buchan Heritage Festival at Strichen in Aiberdeenshire is returning this year, wi a series o musical competitions an events planned for this weekend. Mair information aboot the festival is available below: Strichen Festival (Image: Iona Fyfe – credit: The...
The Spirit of Banffshire

The Spirit of Banffshire

By Professor Peter Reid, Robert Gordon University I am delighted that we have produced this film, entitled Spirit of Banffshire in collaboration with the Lord Lieutenant. It accompanies his new book of the same title which was launched today. The film was made by Erin...
The Book of Deer Project

The Book of Deer Project

As pairt of Scotland’s ‘Year o Stories’, the Book of Deer is returning tae North-East Scotland, presented bi the Book of Deer Project. You can read mair below aboot the range of activities planned fae April tae October 2022 tae celebrate its return....
Kist o Riches Storytelling Evening

Kist o Riches Storytelling Evening

Kist o Riches (or Tobar an Dualchais in Gaelic) is a special evening o storytelling in Scots an Doric which will tak place on Saturday 7 May. There are almaist 8,000 stories on the Kist o Riches website an the guest storytellers will use it as inspiration tae fin...