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New Year Awards 2021 – Awardees Announced

New Year Awards 2021 – Awardees Announced

Download Press Release  The Doric Board has distributed its second series of financial awards to 15 projects across the North East of Scotland.  In spite of a turbulent 2020 for many projects, The...

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Report on Activities 2019/2020

Report on Activities 2019/2020

REPORT ON ACTIVITIES 2019-20 Download this document  Like so many other organisations, the work of the Board was severely restricted in 2019-20 by the effects of the covid-19 pandemic. From March...

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New Year Awards 2020

New Year Awards 2020

Doric Board New Year Awards 2020  Download this press release  The Doric Board has distributed its first-ever series of financial awards to 18 projects across the North East of Scotland. The awards,...

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Rev. Melvyn Wood Sermon in Doric

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...

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Doric Film Festival 2019 Recap

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...

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Duncan Lockerbie Open Book Sessions

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...

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New Buik Fae Mike Gibb

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...

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Best Scottish Poems of 2019

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...

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