“Fit’s Gaan On”
Scots Radio is a programme that spiks aboot the culture and the ongyans o fowk fa use Scots in their wirkin warl.
Accordin tae the last census in Scotland, there are aroon 1.5 million Scots spikkers in this country. Ye dinna hae tae wanner far tae hear it – jist ging as far North, Sooth, East an Wast as yir lugs’ll tak ye.
I hope ye’ll enjoy rummelin aboot in the Episodes, and welcome tae the company that celebrates the Scots Language – and the fowk that jist spik it.
Scots Radio is a programme that speaks about the culture and the on-going plans of people who use Scots in their working world.
According to the last census taken in Scotland, there are around 1.5 million Scots speakers in this country. You don’t have to go far to hear it – just go as far North, South, East or West as your ears will take you.
I hope you enjoy searching through the episodes of SLR and welcome to the company that celebrates the Scots Language – and the people who just speak it.
Frieda Morrison – Producer / Presenter
THE 2020 FESTIVAL HAS BEEN
RESCHEDULED FOR JUNE 2021
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Episode 68 – By Leaves We Live
Nae matter fit’s happenin aroon us – the season dinna hud back. It’s affa nearly time tae cast oor cloots faan the Mayfloor comes oot – bit dinna be oor quick. In this episode we bring a breath of spring air an dedicate the programme tae the bonnie trees an plants unfurlin their leaves an colours.
Rhona Alcorn fae the Scots Dictionaries tells us aboot some o her favourite Scots names for plants – Horticulturist David Mitchell leads us intae the landscape wi trees – and musician Hamish Napier taks us on a magical journey through the forest, an introduces us tae the tree characters and his special music for The Woods.