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    Forked Tongues

    Rabbie Burns, Elephant Man, Sheena Easton, Bob Marley, Louise Bennett an Liz Lochead walk intae a pub in Dunfermline… The rammys aboot the Scots edition […]

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    Robbie Handy 26th Mar'16 35
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    No the Six o Clock News

    Wan o the things I love best aboot listenan tae BBC Radio Shetland or BBC Radio Orkney is the wey the presenters use thur local […]

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    Simon Hall 18th Mar'16 18
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    The Retour O The Grey Airmy

    Wi the ongaun dwaiblin, dwynin and dowffsome discombobulation o the aince thrang Labour Pairty (The commoner Ruid Tory: Blairius Scunneris) attour the face o Scotia, […]

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    William Hershaw 11th Mar'16 16
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    Supportin Scotland

    Gin ye hink the dool o the referendum wis the lowest Scotland could mak ye feel, Ah’d say ye’ve hud it easy. Fir longevity an […]

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    Alistair Heather 3rd Mar'16 25
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    Schrödinger’s Leid?

    Tak heed! The jottins in aneath are scrievit in Scots – nae the Scots o the early makars, nor the Lallans o MacDiarmid. Gin it’ll […]

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    Steve Murdoch 24th Feb'16 45
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    Still Got Nae

    Kevin Murphy’s latest Scots poem is pure and radge and noo. still goat nae ile, still goat nae gas, still goat nae croon estate cash […]

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    Kevin Murphy 19th Feb'16 10
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    A Scots Pairlament?

    Ah wis up at the Scottish Pairlament the ither day. Ah say ‘up’ acause whaur ah bide, in the bonnie Borders, whether ye gaed up, […]

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    Tammas Clark 11th Feb'16 28
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    On (Scots) Language

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    Katie L Gallogly-Swan 1st Feb'16 55
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    Sheena Blackhall 30th Jan'16 9
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    The News in Poetry

    Peter Burnett reflecks on the recent season o dool and mishanter aroond the warld in this pouerfu new Doric poem ‘The News in Poetry – […]

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    Peter Burnett 22nd Jan'16 4
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    Gie it Laldy

    Gie it laldy, he says. So I do. Dae? I will. Scrieve in Scots, the mannie says. But how can I? A? Naw, A soons […]

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    Karen Campbell 13th Jan'16 16
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    Fae Mooth tae Page

    A Guid New Year tae ye! And a new year challenge tae ye and aw. We here at the Scots bittie o Bella Caledonia cordially […]

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    Matthew Fitt 7th Jan'16 51
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    Da Night at Christ wis Boarn

    For Yule, a gracefu pensie poem by kenspeckle Shetland writer Stella Sutherland that passed awa no langsyne in 2015. Listen tae Mary Blance read the poem […]

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    Stella Sutherland 24th Dec'15 5
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    Ootland

    The offending word was circled in red pen: ‘outwith’ The note in the margin read ‘Do you mean, WITHOUT?’. A first class student for the […]

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    Laura Cameron Lewis 16th Dec'15 137

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