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Formation o’ Scots Language Board taks ae step forrit

Formation o’ Scots Language Board taks ae step forrit

‘Tae popular acclamation!’ Noo there’s a thocht tae quicken the hert. A roarin croud isnae jist for Hampden when we’re takkin oot a guddle o P.E. teachers an pairt-time posties; but the second tae last place ye’d expect yin (coontin the Mitchell Library an New Douglas...

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Scots Radio Team Pick up Top Awards

Scots Radio Team Pick up Top Awards

Scots Radio Team Scoops Top Awards at Scots Language Oscars The Scots Radio Team managed to scoop two of the top awards at the first ever Scots Language Oscars held on the 27th September at the Mitchell Theatre in Glasgow. The event, which saw 11 award categories...

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Doric Film Festival Set to Return

Doric Film Festival Set to Return

Doric Film Festival Set to Return for 2020 Plans have been unveiled for the return of an acclaimed film festival which took the North East by storm last year. News that the lauded Doric Film Festival is set to return on October 1st coincides with the announcement that...

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Doric Board Launches Grant Scheme

Doric Board Launches Grant Scheme

The Doric Board Launches Grant Scheme The North-East of Scotland is home to an exceptional heritage of language, music, ballad and song, story, history, and lore, alongside the dynamic creativity of those who live and work there.  A key element in this heritage is...

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Billy Kay Seminar – Tae Be Yersels

Billy Kay Seminar – Tae Be Yersels

Billy Kay Seminar - Tae Be Yersels INTRO (in Scots)In the Simmer o 2019, Billy Kay wis gey vauntie when the Scottish Poetry Leibrarie spiered gin he wad dae their inaugural Scots leid lecture. Cried “Tae Be Yersels” Billy took a glisk at aw the great makars scrievin...

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Celebratin Sheena

Celebratin Sheena

Celebratin Sheena explores the work of multi award-winning North-East poet, writer, storyteller and singer Sheena Blackhall.https://www.abdn.ac.uk/elphinstone/events/14544/One of Scotland’s most important literary figures comes to the Barn for an evening of poetry,...

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New Curling Exhibition Launched

New Curling Exhibition Launched

Curling’s history is explored in a new exhibition within the Scottish Football Museum and opens to the public on Wednesday 20th February 2019 and will run until 15th June 2019. We are excited to be working with the team at the Scottish Football Museum to...

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Kick in the Teeth Wins John Byrne Award

Kick in the Teeth Wins John Byrne Award

The John Byrne AwardCongratulations to Sarah Orr, whose fictional short story, 'Kick in The Teeth', wins The John Byrne Award 2018-2019."Kick In The Teeth has subtle and fascinating depths. Heartfelt, compassionate, and constructive, Sarah's story is a...

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Scots Radio Launches Doric Film Festival

Scots Radio Launches Doric Film Festival

Calling Budding Film Makers. Learn Film Skills & Enter the First Doric Film Festival. 7 JANUARY 2019 The first Doric Film Festival is being launched this new year by Scots Radio, and judges would love to see ‘hunners o’ entries fae a range o fowk fae a...

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Scots Radio Nominated for ‘Music in the Media’ Award

Scots Radio Nominated for ‘Music in the Media’ Award

We are delighted tae announce that Scots Radio has been nominated for an award in the 'Music In The Media' category, at this year's BBC MG Alba Trad Music Awards 2018. The awards will be announced at the presentation ceremony an concert in Perth, on the 1st of...

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