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Scots Language Awards 2022 Arrive in Dundee

Scots Language Awards 2022 Arrive in Dundee

The Scots Language Awards stairt at 7pm at Gardyne Theatre, Dundee. This year’s Scots Language Awards will be held in Dundee this evening at the city’s Gardyne Theatre efter twa wiks o voting. The...

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The WayWORD Festival Gets Underway

The WayWORD Festival Gets Underway

(Image: WayWORD Festival 2022) A festival setting tae explore “unconventional forms of expression” through a buik launches, conversations, performances an workshops kicked aff in Aiberdeen on...

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Scots Language Awards nominations announced

Scots Language Awards nominations announced

The Doric Board is delighted tae announce that twa o the buiks supportit bi oor New Year Award Scheme hiv been nominated in the Scots Language Awards ‘Bairns Beuk o the Year’ category. The nominees...

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Gordon Hay nominated for a Cultural Award

Gordon Hay nominated for a Cultural Award

Doric Board Treasurer, Gordon M Hay Congratulations tae the Doric Board's Treasurer, Gordon M Hay who has been nominated for Aberdeenshire Council's Inspiring Aberdeenshire 2022 Cultural Award. The...

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The Doric Scriever is Announced

The Doric Scriever is Announced

Published writer an performer Shane Strachan will begin his post next week as the new Scots Scriever. During the 12-month residency, the new Scriever…

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Scots Language Awards Voting Opens

Scots Language Awards Voting Opens

Members o the public hiv noo been given the opportunity to vote for fa they think should be the winners of the Scots Language Awards. Voting opened on Monday an will remain open until Sunday 18th...

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Congratulations tae Jo Gilbert

Congratulations tae Jo Gilbert

Congratulations tae Jo Gilbert on the launch of her new buik, WTF is normal anyway?. It wis launched in Glasgow earlier this week, wi a second launch taen place today at 7pm at the Blue Lamp in...

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Scottish Spoken Word Showcase

Scottish Spoken Word Showcase

A showcase of the creativity, diversity and strength of the spoken word in Scotland is being held at the Edinburgh International Book Festival next week. The Central Hall in Edinburgh will host...

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Norlan Lichts Book Released

Norlan Lichts Book Released

A new collection of Scots poetry from the North-East has been published by Rymour Books and is now available to pre-order on their website. 'Norlan Lichts' showcases predominantly unpublished poems...

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