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Auld McDonald fae Doric Books

Auld McDonald fae Doric Books

"Weel Auld McDonald hisnae gone onywye iss wik bit he his gotten his hauns on a copy o e braw nyew beuk bi Aaron Gale – it’s fa ye ken aat counts! Bit dinna worry, ye can get a haud o een neist...

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Nominations for Scots Language Awards Open

Nominations for Scots Language Awards Open

Jine us tae celebrate Scots language and culture wi a gaitherin o kenspeckle fowk fae aw the airts includin Award Winnin Comedian, Bruce Fummey and former Scots Scriever and poet, Hamish Macdonald...

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The Peterhead Ganjey

The Peterhead Ganjey

One of the projects supported by The Doric Board’s New Year Awards 2020 was Buchanhaven Heritage Society’s “The Peterhead Ganjey Project”. A ganjey is a traditional fisherman’s jersey and Buchanhaven Heritage Society is the proud owner of a historic…

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Doric Books Publishes New Buik

Doric Books Publishes New Buik

Doric Books publications are delighted tae announce that their latest storybook is noo oot an gaun aboot. ‘The Tint Aig’ is bi Aaron Gale and Doric Books say it is “aboot a wee robin fae gings on a...

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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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