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This is Scotland: a show about Scottish history and the places we made it.

This is Scotland: a show about Scottish history and the places we made it.
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United Kingdom

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This is Scotland: a show about Scottish history and the places we made it.

Language:

English

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07792270518


Episodes

Third Degree Burns

1/23/2019
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Robert Burns was one of the great poets of his age, a Scottish hero, our national Bard and the toast of high society throughout his short career. This story isn't about him - not completely anyway. CREDITS Ae Fond Kiss is performed by Cairngorm - find them online at cairngormmusic.com The voice of Nancy MacLehose is Leanne Milne The score for this episode is by the human invisibility cloak Mitch Bain.

Duration:00:18:54

Tam o' Shanter

1/9/2019
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Since Burns Night is coming up soon: meet Tam - one of Robert Burns' most famous creations - as he rides from Ayr through Alloway and meets some... suspicious characters. This is something a bit different for us, and we put a lot of time into making it so we hope you enjoy! CREDITS This episode was written and sound designed by Michael Park, and scored by the human perception filter Mitch Bain. Thanks also to Leanne Milne for her help in the production of this episode.

Duration:00:12:04

We Eat People

12/18/2018
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Scottish history is full of stories of bloodthirsty characters... but are they any more than just characters? Let's meet a couple and find out. CREDITS Additional voices by Mitch Bain.

Duration:00:17:16

Riot Act

11/29/2018
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Scottish history is punctuated by us kicking up a rammy when faced with authority. So what do the authorities do to protect themselves? We go back to Glasgow, 1919 and one of the last times The Riot Act was heard on Scotland's streets. CREDITS The Voice of the Act is Paul Houlihan This episode wouldn't be possible without the work of Gordon Barclay whose article 'Duties in the Aid of Civil Power' formed the basis of this episode Thanks to Sarah Kelly

Duration:00:13:49

Hello, this is Scotland.

11/19/2018
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This is Scotland, a show all about our wee country - a history of the people, places, and stories that make us Scottish. Launching St. Andrew's Day (November 30th).

Duration:00:02:15