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Love Golf | Gee it a Go

Love Golf | Gee it a Go

Frieda Morrison jines golf professional Peter Myers and his class at the Dunes Golf Centre an Drivin Range, ootside Fraserburgh – tae fin oot fit wye oer 340 ladies in the area, hiv teen up golf in the past twa years. Peter Myers and his golf class at The Dunes Golf...

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Fraserburgh on Film

Fraserburgh on Film

Scots Radio would like to congratulate Andrew Davidson on the publishing of the Fraserburgh on Film online heritage archive. Fraserburgh on Film is an online digital archive of collated moving heritage image clips shot by residents of Fraserburgh and the surrounding...

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Billy Kay | Tae Be Yersels

Billy Kay | Tae Be Yersels

The status and future of the Scots language was the focus of  Scots Radio’s Inaugural Lecture, delivered by one of the country’s leading advocates of Scots, writer and broadcaster Billy Kay,  entitled: “Tae Be Yersels.” The Aberdeen event focused on key topics such as...

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Doric Board New Year Awards

Doric Board New Year Awards

The Doric Board has distributed its first-ever series of financial awards to 18 projects across the North East of Scotland.   The awards, which offer between £250 and £1,000, support projects that promote Doric culture and heritage.  The Doric Board (North-East...

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Sandy May Awarded MBE

Sandy May Awarded MBE

SAE PLEASED TAE HEAR THE NEWS Congratulations tae Sandy May on bein awarded an MBE in the Queen's New Year Honours List for services tae Doric an North East Culture. Sae weel deserved - an congratulations as weel tae Vi May. Aye there. Photos: Sandy an Vi

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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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