Rev. Melvyn Wood Sermon in Doric

The Rev. Melvyn Wood fae Blawarthill Kirk, gien his service o worship in Doric – North East Scots – wi the help o Gordon Hay’s translation o the New Testament in Doric.   Here’s aa the folk that made the video possible;   ‘Rev G. Melvyn Wood, Glasgow &...

Doric Film Festival 2019 Recap

As wi mony things iss eer, the Doric Film Festival hid tae be rescheduled. The Doric Board were delighted tae support the festival in 2019 and look forward tae it coming back in 2021.  Fooever, ye can still hae a look back at the ceremony fae 2019 as the team have pit...

A Puckle Muckle Sangs Featured in The Living Tradition Magazine

Great tae see the new North East Ballad Website, A Puckle Muckle Sangs, featured in the latest edition o ‘The Living Tradition’ magazine. The website wis created bi renowned traditional singer Tom Spiers an wis supported bi The Scottish Government, The...

Duncan Lockerbie Open Book Sessions

Duncan Lockerbie. Pic by Chris Sumner. It’s jist sae gweed tae see a local loon deein his pairt tae promote the Scots Language an ats jist fit Duncan Lockerbie is deein!  Duncan started the first ivver Scots Leid Open Book Sessions at Ballater Library in January...

New Buik Fae Mike Gibb

Some gweed news fae Mike Gibb! The fascinatin buik that he scrieved aboot some o the forgotten heroines fae the Nor East will bi oot for yi tae ane on July 1st. “Forgotten Heroines of The North East” wis funded bi the Doric Board’s inaugural New Year Awards, dished...

Best Scottish Poems of 2019

The Scottish Poetry Library his jist released its annual anthology o the best poems written bi a Scottish poet or poet based in Scotland.  The job o pickin oot the best entries fell tae Roseanne Watt, editor o the anthology for 2019, fa wis also jined iss eer bi twa...