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    Period Pains

    Fowk caa it menstruation, period, time o the month, or ye can refer tae it by ma personal favourit, a phrase used by oor funny […]

    Antonia Uri 10th Nov'17 7
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    The saltire, the Scots an the siller

    We are separate. We are distinct. We are Scotland. The Saltire wis removed fae Tesco shelves tae be replacit by the emblem o Brexit Britain. […]

    Alistair Heather 7th Nov'17 1
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    English Speakers! We Want YOU!

    We ken the nummers back tae front bi nou. Oot o five million fowk bidin in Scotland, 1.6 million self-identify as speakers o Scots. That’s […]

    Tammas Clark 2nd Nov'17 11
  • Scots

    Arrest this Moment

    ‘Bard o Vast Ingyne’ James Robertson on his new biography o Michael Marra, sang-scriever, musician and artist I kent Michael Marra (1952-2012), as freen and […]

    James Robertson 16th Oct'17 3
  • Scots

    Mercy O Gode

    The day’s the international day o the hameless. Hamelessness isnae restrictit tae borders an wilnae be cured by independence. Gin yir merchin doon the Marketgait […]

    Derrick McC lure 9th Oct'17 5
  • Commentary

    All Points North

    The Nordic neebors and wir brother Balts … Friday last the Scottish Government released All points north: The Scottish Government’s Nordic policy statement. An it […]

    Ally Heather 4th Oct'17 20
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    Tammas Clark 2nd Oct'17 0
  • Scots

    The Tales we Tell Oorsells

    Whaur are the Women? Whaur are the gaels? Whaur are the teuchters? Whaur the fuck even is Huntly?

    Alistair Heather 19th Sep'17 8
  • Scots

    The Ghaists

    Billy Kay reads The Ghaists by Robert Fergusson on his birthday. “Robert Burns was moved to call Fergusson his ‘elder brother in misfortune, by far […]

    6th Sep'17 5
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    Alex Kither 24th Aug'17 1
  • Scots

    Fash

    Stuart Paterson is ane o the maist vital, vocal an virrsome poets oan the Scottish scene. He screives baith in English an Scots, anent a […]

    Stuart Paterson 14th Aug'17 7
  • Scots

    A repone tae Norn Iron

    Glaikit braindeid nationalists at the helm o the country, fires burnin doon hoosies when they cowp, fitba supporters bungin toom Buckfest bottles at catholic pleyers […]

    Alistair Heather 26th Jul'17 15
  • Scots

    Fringe Activity

    Tammas Clark on the wisdom of Bukowski and the value of the festival. Picked up a copy o the Fringe catalogue at Galashiels bus station […]

    Tammas Clark 17th Jul'17 2
  • Scots

    Moniaive or Bust

    Hit’s the nicht afore A’m giein ma brent new lecture Scots Language in Comics (142AD tae 2017) at the Moniaive Comic Festival an hit’s jist […]

    Michael Dempster 26th Jun'17 4

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