Our second season continues with Rab Young who talks about his love of Big cities, the Outer Hebrides and Whisky. You can find out more about Rab's pop up whisky bar here You can find some of our more recent podcast here and here.
We chat with musician, novelist and playwright Colin MacIntyre about growing up in Mull and moving to London via Glasgow. Find out how to use the London tube for creativity and the importance of hearing a seagull on the banks of the Thames. There's also an update on the Mishnish and a great app tip [...]
We talk Edinburgh, St. Andrew's and the joys of Portobello Road as Alice Hopkins gives us her take on the first year in London If you are looking to bring a group along to the Ceilidh Club then drop us a line and we'll sort out a discount code. More info on dates here.
We catch up with entrepreneur and head brewer, Calum Bennett at Loomshed Brewery Hi Calum, tell us why you think Harris needs a brewery? Personally, I think everywhere should have a local brewery, it makes for a much more interesting beer scene, increases consumer choice, increases local employment and is environmentally better than importing beer. [...]
Orcadian Strip The Willow - positioning The Orcadian Strip the Willow is a high energy dance, couples form a line down the centre of the room facing each other. Traditionally men stand on the right and ladies on the left (as viewed by the band). However, as long as you stand opposite your partner and [...]
Our latest London Scots podcast. "We are all in the gutter, but some of us are looking at the stars." - Oscar Wilde We chat with Edward Bloomfield about his life in Greenwich at the Royal Observatory and we find out some great apps to check out the skies. You can find out more about [...]
The background to the Gay Gordons Named after a famous Scottish army regiment (known as the Gordon Highlanders), the Gay Gordons is a very popular couples ceilidh dance. Whilst the dance normally begins as a partner dance, it can be made progressive. It is danced in a big circle of couples. Traditionally the lady stands [...]
In this episode of London Scots Emma gives us her active take on London and we find out what are the best Lidls in town. Sorry, that should be 'Lidos'. You can find the previous podcast here You can find out more about London's Lidos here If you are a London Scot and you [...]
What is #TartanFriday ? #TartanFriday puts a different spin on the orgy of consumption. Sure, we love stuff too and we're fond of a bargain, however, we think it's all got out of hand. We've got too much stuff, we haven't got room to keep, we chuck it out and then buy more. Take a [...]