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Doric Diversity

By bellmannews / September 24, 2021

From – Cheryl Margiotta An Aberdeenshire writing group is rejoicing in the diversity of Doric as it takes part in a popular festival celebrating North East culture. Mearns Writers has produced a new podcast of poetry and short stories in the local spik as part of Live Life Aberdeenshire’s Across the Grain Festival. Mearns Writers […]


Listen online to voices of the north east this October, in the fourth annual Across the Grain festival

By bellmannews / September 19, 2021

From Live Life Aberdeenshire – Live Life Aberdeenshire’s annual Across the Grain festival is back again, with a weekend of song, stories, language and laughter, on Saturday 2 and Sunday 3 October. The festival celebrating Doric and the traditional music of the north-east started in 2018 with live performances and events across the region.  It […]