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Scots Language Publication Grant 2022

Scots Language Publication Grant 2022

The recipients of the Scots Language Publication Grant were announced on Monday with some familiar names mixed in with some new ones. The new titles which will be supported by the Grant are as...

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Bringing Hame Festival Launched

Bringing Hame Festival Launched

A new festival celebrating the story of the North-East Scotland was launched on Monday. The Bringing Hame Festival will be held between the 7th-10th July in partnership with the University of...

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Scottish Traditional Archive Day

Scottish Traditional Archive Day

Folklorist Steve Byrne tells Frieda Morrison aboot a new initiative wi plans tae archive oor musical cultural treasures. Mair information is available fae the Traditional Arts & Culture Scotland...

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Strichen Festival 2022

Strichen Festival 2022

The Buchan Heritage Festival at Strichen in Aberdeenshire is returning this year, with a series of musical competitions and events planned for this weekend. More information about the festival is...

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The Spirit of Banffshire

The Spirit of Banffshire

By Professor Peter Reid, Robert Gordon University I am delighted that we have produced this film, entitled Spirit of Banffshire in collaboration with the Lord Lieutenant. It accompanies his new book...

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The Book of Deer Project

The Book of Deer Project

As part of Scotland’s ‘Year of Stories’, the Book of Deer is returning to North-East Scotland, presented by the Book of Deer Project. You can read more below about the range of activities planned...

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Kist o Riches Storytelling Evening

Kist o Riches Storytelling Evening

Kist o Riches (or Tobar an Dualchais in Gaelic) is a special evening of storytelling in Scots and Doric which will take place on Saturday 7 May. There are almost 8,000 stories on the Kist o Riches...

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