Reports & Press Releases

Doric an cello tae combine fur Aiberdeen dance event

Doric an cello tae combine fur Aiberdeen dance event

An event premiering a mixture o Doric poetry, cello music an dance is set tae tak place in Aiberdeen later this month at the King’s Pavillon, University of Aberdeen (UoA). The Doric Dwams Dance is taen place atween…

Dates announced fur Languages Week Scotland 2023

Dates announced fur Languages Week Scotland 2023

The dates an theme fur a week lang celebration o language in 2023 his been announced bi Scotland’s National Centre for Languages (SCILT). Next year’s Languages Week Scotland will be held atween 30th January an 3rd February, wi activities taen place in…

New website celebrates female figures o North-East Scotland

New website celebrates female figures o North-East Scotland

A new website is aiming tae tell the stories ahind some o the maist famous women wi links tae the North-East o Scotland, while also focusing on mony who hiv perhaps remained undervalued. The Quinepedia website is a “biographical dictionary of North-East women” which his been inspired bi…

TedX Talk – ‘Is Doric Dying?’

TedX Talk – ‘Is Doric Dying?’

‘Is Doric Dying?’ - That’s the title of the speech that local entrepreneur, Lauren Hay will be presenting at this year’s TED Talk organised by TEDX Aberdeen. A unique line up of speakers will be presenting their insights into a diverse list of topics at the Aberdeen...

Book Week Scotland tae take place later ess month

Book Week Scotland tae take place later ess month

Ess will be the eleventh time Book Week Scotland will be held (Image – Book Week Scotland) The Scottish Book Trust his announced that’s ess year’s Book Week Scotland will be taen place atween the 14th-21st November. Ess is the 11th edition o the celebration o buiks an...

Banners inspired bi Book o Deer displayed across North-East Scotland

Banners inspired bi Book o Deer displayed across North-East Scotland

An exhibition displaying six textile banners inspired bi a 10th century buik wi historic links tae Aiberdeenshire, his began touring the North-East o Scotland. ‘From Book to Banner’ will exhibit the pieces o airt which hiv been inspired bi the ‘Book o Deer’, which…

Campaigners push for creation o a Scots Language Board

Campaigners push for creation o a Scots Language Board

Oor Vyce are encouragin fowk tae respond tae the upcoming Scots Language Board (image – Oor Vyce) A group o Scots Language campaigners are urging the Scottish Government to launch a Scots Language Board as pairt o their impending Scottish Languages Bill. The call fur...

New interactive projeck celebrates Scotland’s stories

New interactive projeck celebrates Scotland’s stories

The Map of Stories is pairt o the ongoing Scottish International Storytelling Festival which comes tae a close on 31st October (Image -Scottish International Storytelling Festival) A new interactive webpage his plotted a collection o 74 stories on a map o Scotland as...