STV News 22nd June 2020

STV News 22nd June 2020

Jill’s Lockdown video series picked up by STV News Jill’s lockdown video collection cover so much of what’s best about accessing the ‘great out doors’ of Scotland. Jill not only promotes the joy of walking through the wide open areas on...
Jack Capener #Oorvyce

Jack Capener #Oorvyce

Let’s no beat roon the bush – the Scots leid is haein a richt wee Renaissance tae itsel the noo. The leid’s presence in leiterature, poyetry, clessrooms, newspapers, social media, an the public consciousness is growin bi the day. Fir the first time, thair’s a growin...
Scots Language News Article

Scots Language News Article

Scots Language News Aathin ye need tae ken aboot the Scots leid   North East filmmakker feart for the futur o Doric By Antonia Uri North East filmmakker feart for the futur o Doric Play this audio recording to hear Antonia Uri spiken the doric Jill Cantlay...
Scottish Field article 12th June 2020

Scottish Field article 12th June 2020

Jill McWilliam wants to keep Doric alive.. Copyright: Steve Cramphorn A FILMMAKER from Aberdeenshire has found a new international audience for her videos about the Buchan coastline during lockdown. Jill McWilliam, who runs the Doric Future website, began recording...
John Bennett – Author, The Summer Crew

John Bennett – Author, The Summer Crew

John grew up in Kingston-upon-Spey, the small village that sits to the west of the mouth of the River Spey. He worked on an oar on the salmon nets in the late 1980s, and then did a season as a grouse beater the summer after. He went Milne’s High School and Elgin...