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New Multilingual Film tae Feature Shetlandic Scots

New Multilingual Film tae Feature Shetlandic Scots

A new film is set tae capture Scotland's history, landscapes an some o its native leids, including Shetlandic Scots. "Light Waves", produced bi Double Take Projections, will be released tae the public later next month. It will feature locations such as Iona Abbey an...

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Scots Radio Has Won

Scots Radio Has Won

Delighted tae announce that Scots Radio has won the award for 'excellence' in the Radio Magazine category of the International Celtic Media Festival. On behalf o the team thank you tae the National Jury an the International jury o judges. An of course thank you tae...

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The Great Scottish Canvas

The Great Scottish Canvas

Congratulations to Sheena Blackhall on being one of the artists chosen to be part of the Great Scottish Canvas which is a virtual exhibition created by WWF - to be featured as part of Climate Fringe Week (18 - 26 September).  The Great Scottish Canvas will be...

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Poetry of Moray Book Released

Poetry of Moray Book Released

A collation of Moray’s best poetry will be released today (30th August), including famous poems written in Doric, English and Scots by folk from the region. “Poetry of Moray: 1448-1984” has been edited by Richard Bennet, a former English teacher in the region. The...

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New Exhibition on the Declaration of Independence

New Exhibition on the Declaration of Independence

A new exhibition dedicated tae the history o the Declaration of Independence is set tae open today in Arbroath. Last year marked 700 years syne the Declaration wis dispatched fae Arbroath Abbey tae Pope John XXII, requestin recognition o Robert…

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Kathleen Jamie Appointed as Scotland’s New Makar

Kathleen Jamie Appointed as Scotland’s New Makar

Congratulations  to Kathleen Jamie on her three year appointment as Scotland’s new Makar. The poet an writer will become the fourth national makar tae be appointed, following in the fitsteps o Edwin Morgan, Liz Lochead an Jackie Kay....

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Doric Film Festival 2021

Doric Film Festival 2021

On behalf o the team an the film-makers - we present the chosen films for the Doric Film Festival 21. Discover the films on the Doric Film Festival website an check oot the presentation video below. We've also created a playlist o aa the entries....

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River Dee Trust Tackling Declining Salmon Numbers

River Dee Trust Tackling Declining Salmon Numbers

Approximately 60 years syne, aroon 40% o salmon smolts that went tae sea, wid return tae the River Dee in Aibeirdeenshire as adults. According tae Sandy Bremner, the Chair o the River Dee Trust, that figure is noo sits at 2-3%, an the survival rate for maist ither...

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Cameron McNeish takes on new role

Cameron McNeish takes on new role

The author an mountaineer, Cameron McNeish is set tae become Patron o the Perth & Kinross Countryside Trust (PKCT). The PKCT is a charity which aims tae improve access tae rural Perthshire an it his a significant focus…

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