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Craig Sharp Annual Memorial Lecture

The University of Glasgow's Centre for Robert Burns Studies and the Robert Burns World Federation will be co-hosting the second annual Craig Sharp Memorial Lecture on the 29th of November 2019. It will be taking place in the Glasgow Club Kelvin Hall, Argyle Street, G3 …
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Tannahill The Opera

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

Fishers

This wis taen at ane o the ootsets in the Aiberdeen Maritime Museum. Ablow the auld photie o the fishers haein thair maet …

Dundee Rep Oor Wullie

This poster is jist aff the Coogait o Dundee. It reads 'Oor Wullie! Your Wullie! A'body's Wullie! (or, in Inglis, "Ou…

Steenhive quines

This blad is in Steenhive ('Stonehaven') in the Mearns. Second doun is the word quines - anither word for lassies - an wee…

Braw raceday

A poster anent the Perth races but postit aff the Coogait o Dundee. The word braw can be used sindry weys in Scots but her…

Ootnoo

This wis taen in Leith, Embra ('Edinburgh') an shaws a business that's cryed 'Ootnoo' that redds oot an redds awa. The Soo…

Twa Dugs o Millport

This Twa Dugs is a howff on the muckle isle o Cumbrae in the Firth o Clyde. The Twa Dugs is a poyem bi Rabbie Burns anent …

Glesca hotel

This lobby in a Glesca ('Glasgow') hotel tells veesitors whit gait the weather's gauin. The Soothron for wee is "litt…

Braw bruck

This bucket or midden can be seen at Stracathro jist on the mairches o Angus an The Mearns. The message tells fowk that aw…

Doon the Watter tae Millport

This wee minding is fae Millport in the muckle isle o Cumbrae in the Firth o Clyde. Aince fowk used tae stow the boats tha…

Oh, dear me

Onybody that's ever become weel aquaint wi modren Scots sang will dootless ken the words 'Oh, dear me'. Thir words is pair…

Craig Sharp Lecture

The 2nd Annual Craig Sharp Memorial Lecture will take place this year on Friday 29 November 2019. The lecture, which is co-hosted by the Centre for Robert Burns Studies and the Robert Burns World Federation, is held in honour of Professor Craig Sharp (1933-2018). Born in Glasgow …
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Doric Board Grant

The new Doric Board, which aims to promote the culture, language and traditions …

Scots Language Awards

On Friday 27 September 2019 the first ever Scots Language Awards will be held at …

Scots meets isiXhosa

During the summer poet and writer Stuart Paterson visited South Africa and stayed …

Podcast - Episode 62

An aye wir nae seener sittin oot o the sun wi oor ice-cream cuppies , than wir rinnin oot
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