Heritage Society to host Doric Service

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The Buchan Heritage Society invite everyone to its Doric Service to be held in St Congan’s Church, Deveron Road, Turriff on Sunday, November 16 at 7pm.

This is a very enjoyable service where you can hear the Doric spoken and also enjoy singing hymns to weel kent Scottish tunes. A welcome cup of tea will be provided after the conclusion of the service.

Another date for the diary is the Burns Supper, which is to be held in The Bancar Hotel on Friday, January 16.

Speakers for the night will be Jim Brown and Ian and Wilma Forsyth. Contact Marlene Lowe on 01771 637344 for tickets.

The society would like to remind those interested in entering their Photo Competition, that the closing date for entries is November 30. Please send entries to Mrs M Gordon, Strawberry Bank, Longside, Peterhead AB42 4UF.

Production of the next edition of “Heirskip” the annual society magazine is underway.

If you are a short story writer or are good at writing poetry in the Doric, please consider contributing to the magazine.

Contributions should be the writers own work and not previously published.

No monetary reward can be given, only the pleasure of seeing your work in print.

The magazine is available in April but items for inclusion need to be with Mrs M Gordon at the above address by mid- January at the latest.