Reports & Press Releases

Doric Film Festival Celebrates “A Sense o Time”

Doric Film Festival Celebrates “A Sense o Time”

The Doric TV team A unique event which showcases Doric language and culture through the medium of film reached its traditional conclusion with a showcase event on Royal Deeside on Friday 24th June. The third annual Doric Film Festival invited individuals, groups and...

Third Doric Film Festival – On Show – Wi A Sense o Time

Third Doric Film Festival – On Show – Wi A Sense o Time

Buddin film makers are gettin ready tae step intae the spotlight at the third Doric Film Festival. Spearheaded bi the team at the award-winnin Scots Radio platform, the Doric Film Festival invited entries celebratin the Doric language an culture, fae schools,...

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 follows: ‘Animal Fairm’, edited by Thomas Clark (Published by Luath Press)...

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 Aberdeen's Elphinstone Institute. The festival will celebrate the unique...

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 website. Scots Radio · Scottish Traditional Archive Day

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 available below: https://buchanheritagesociety.co.uk/strichen-festival/...

The Spirit of Banffshire

The Spirit of Banffshire

By Professor Peter Reid, Robert Gordon University I am delighted that we have produced this film, entitled Spirit of Banffshire in collaboration with the Lord Lieutenant. It accompanies his new book of the same title which was launched today. The film was made by Erin...

The Book of Deer Project

The Book of Deer Project

As part of Scotland’s ‘Year of Stories’, the Book of Deer is returning to North-East Scotland, presented by the Book of Deer Project. You can read more below about the range of activities planned from April to October 2022 to celebrate its return and see the Special...

Kist o Riches Storytelling Evening

Kist o Riches Storytelling Evening

Kist o Riches (or Tobar an Dualchais in Gaelic) is a special evening of storytelling in Scots and Doric which will take place on Saturday 7 May. There are almost 8,000 stories on the Kist o Riches website and the guest storytellers will use it as inspiration to find...