“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
Have a look at the Doric Film Festival 2019 recap since we canna be wi you this year!
SPECIAL FEATURE – REMEMBRANCE
We were delichtit an privileged tae be able tae dedicate oor 60th Scots Radio programme tae Professor Gary West’s new book an play ‘Jock’s Jocks’. The content is based on stories collected bi traditional singer an collector, Jock Duncan, fae First World War veterans. Gary jined us in the studio tae tak us on this very special journey.
Have you heard our new programme, Grow Radio, yet? Jine us in the gairden for a chat, a laugh an loads o gairdenin advice wi Frieda Morrison and Dave Mitchell. Head over to the Grow Radio site to listen to the episodes and record your question for the team!
Hands Up for Trad' Scots Language awards for 2019 were held this time last year at the Mitchell Theatre, Glasgow. Nae only did the Doric Film Festival win Best Scots Project of the Year but Frieda Morrison also won 'Scots Spikker o the Year'! Nominations for the...
The Doric Film Festival is back an is looking for submissions for the virtual festival tae be held in Spring 2021. The format his changed a bitty ess time roun. Nine films o 5 mins lang on the theme 'Jist Faar I Bide' will be commissioned for the festival wi...
An introductory course is being set up at Aberdeen University to introduce students to North East Scots or Doric. The course will explore North East Culture – both written and oral…and help students develop their oral and written skills. It has been set up by PHd...
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Episode 71 | The Scots Kitchen and the Heritage of Food
Wi spik aboot ivery ither kin o heritage on this programme – bit wiv niver really geen intae the importance o oor food heritage. An there’s nae wye we could ging intae the hairst athoot featurin oor unique Scots Recipies an Scotland’s Larder. So it gees us great pleasure tae feature the work o F. Marian McNeill (1885 – 1973) and her book caad ‘The Scots Kitchen – It’s Traditions and Recipes.’ Renowned food – writer Catherine Brown, fa edited an introduced the 2010 edition will be jinin the team – fit includes Gaelic singer Kathleen Mackinnes, Steve Byrne and Dave Mitchell. Come tak time tae sup wi us – it will be foo of flavour.