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FRLSU 2021

The Forum for Speirings anent the Leids o Scotland an Ulster is noo open for fowk tae inrow, an ingait is free. The Forum will be held fae Tuesday 28ct October until Thursday 30t October 2021 online bi gait o the Ludwig Maximilian Versity o Munich. For tae inrow, please clap on the …
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Scots Radio Has Won

Delighted tae announce that Scots Radio has won the award for ‘excellence’ …

Scots Warks Ootset

The Centre for the Scots Leid haes noo estaiblisht a wabsteid for tae furder leeteracy …

Beyond Burns: Teaching Scots in the English Classroom

SATE (Scottish Association for Teaching English) hosted a free, online webinar for Secondary English teachers who wished to find out more about teaching Scots at BGE and Senior Phase.Presented by Laura Green (Scots Education Specialist at the Scots Language Centre) and with input …
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The Jolly Beggars

The Scots Opera Project present a new version of Burns’ The Jolly Beggars, …

Tannahill The Opera

The world premiere of the Scots Opera Project's "Tannahill" at the historic …

Awakening The River

Memory of water is a two year creative Eur…
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Indigenous Languages: Thriving in a Digi

Alongside voices from the Gaelic, Saami an…
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The Fitifyecanny

Two sisters deal with a discouraging creat…
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The Royal Highland Show 2018

A day out at the Royal Highland Show…
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We'r Needin tae Talk Aboot Wir Language

Auditory neuroscientist Michael Dempster d…
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Turkey Red

Mary Johnston reads her poem Turkey Red.…
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The Gruffalo in Scots

Rab Wilson reads the Scots language versio…
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Dundee dialect tongue twister...do you u

While taking part in a reading of a Scots …
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Hagrid reimagined as Dundonian in Scots

Twenty years on from its release, Harry Po…
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The McCalmans - Twa Recruitin Sergeants

The McCalmans: Twa recruitin sergeants…
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Dialect | Shetland Life

Marjolein is a comedian fromShetland - a S…
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Scots - Animals

Animals Vocabulary in Scots Scots is a mi…
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Scots - Fruits

Fruit Vocabulary in Scots Scots is a mino…
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Scots documentary: Kist o Riches

This short Scots documentary was first mad…
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Fitba Shorts - Interview with Cambuslang

Cambuslang Chairman Bill Miller talks enth…
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Marley's Scottish Fitba Patter Part 2

Today's seminar of Scottish Fitba patter i…
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Shamus McPhee Scottish Gypsy Travellers

This slideshow will be shown at the Edinbu…
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Scottish/Irish tinkler gypsies - Norma M

http://ileach.co.uk/norma/ Highland Scott…
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Jimmy MacBeath: Hey Barra Gadgie (1953)

MacBeath, vocal. Recorded at Alan Lomax's …
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ulster scots

I found an old tape whilst rummaging thru …
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A FUNNY SCOTTISH CARAVAN HOLIDAY

AN EXCERPT FROM A CARAVAN HOLIDAY IN "SUNN…
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The Corries-A Scottish Holiday-Live-Lyri

The Corries-A Scottish Holiday-Live-Lyrics…
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The Scots Language (or Dialect?!)

This video is all about Scots, a sister la…
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Kist in Dundee

This shop cryed Kist is in Dundee. The Scots word kist is sib tae the Soothron word "chest" an means muckle the …

Hoolets Bield

This stane is in Brig o Earn ("Bridge of Earn") an reads 'Hoolets Bield'. A hoolet is a bird that haes muckle ee…

Whistlin Kirk twa

This auld howf is on Greendike Street alang Glesca Green, an the photie shaws anither sicht o it. It taks its name fae th…

Forrit

A near haun shot o a plaque at Davidson Hoose in Comrie. A body micht can mak oot the words on the shield "Bring Forr…

Caird an mug

Thir items wis seen in the windae o a shop in Callander in Stlrlinshire. The caird reads "Aw whit a pair yer braw the…

Lowland Folk

A kistie or soond tape fae 1986 wi twa sangs sung bi Lowland Folk alang wi Allan Barty. Lowland Folk sung in baith Inglis …

Hauf a hunner

This caird an mug bade in the windae o a shop in Callander, Stirlinshire. The birthday caird reads 'Half a hunner, still a…

Twa Gordons

This vessel wis seen at Mallaig aff the Soond o Sleat in the Heilans. In Scots we say that mair nor ane is twa (or twae). …

The Provost o Ceres

We'v met the provost o Ceres aince afore, but this is sic a guid photie o the auld carle. Ceres (soondit 'see-riss') is a …

Horse Wynd aff the Coogate

The auld lintel depictit here belanged a door in the Horse Wynd aff the Coogate o Embra ('Edinburgh'). It cairries a saw i…