Watch: Burns Night spectacle as haggis piped in at Huddersfield care home - Huddersfield Examiner

A haggis and bagpipe spectacle was hosted at a Huddersfield care home in honour of its Scottish resident. Tonight is 'Burns Night', a celebration to mark the birth of Scotland's most famous poet, Robert Burns. And Lindley Grange care home got into the ...

5 Bottles of Scotch for Burns Night - Paste Magazine

Tonight, January 25th, people all around the country will raise a dram to celebrate Burns Night, a holiday that, if you are not Scottish or love all things Scottish like whisky, you might not even be aware exists. Burns Night has actually been ...

What does haggis taste like? We tested it for Burns Night - Liverpool Echo

Tonight - Wednesday, January 25 - is Burns Night, one to celebrate the life of one of Scotland's most famous sons, Robert Burns. He is best known for writing Auld Lang Syne but made numerous contributions to Scottish culture in his lifetime. But Burns ...

Scotland's strong export performance: get the facts - SNP (press release)

For centuries Scotland's exports have reached every corner of the globe - and our trade performance continues to grow and strengthen. Here's five things you need to know about Scotland's exports. 1. Scotland's international exports have increased by 41 ...

Burns Night in Nottingham: From Irn-Bru cocktails to vegetarian haggis - Notts TV

Burns Night is the annual honorary celebration of Scotland's most famous poet and Nottingham is celebrating it with a modern twist. Robert Burns, who has written poems including Auld Lang Syne and Scots Wha Hae, is widely regarded as the national poet ...

Burns' birthday, aye - Otago Daily Times

Dunedin piper Kim Garrett plays Happy Birthday on his Scottish Shuttle Pipes outside Toitu Otago Settlers' Museum, to mark the birthday of Robbie Burns yesterday. Photo by Linda Robertson. Dunedin fans of Robbie Burns have been celebrating the Scottish ...

5 Genius Reasons to Celebrate Burns Night, the Booze-Soaked January Holiday We All Need - Bravo (blog)

Happy Burns Night! If you've never heard of it, think of it as an excuse to have a Scotch-soaked winter soiree on this side of the pond in honor of our friends in Scotland. The January 25th celebration marks the birthday of the country's national poet ...

Haggis, neeps and tatties: Burns Night explained - euronews

Burns Night, as it's known, honours the 18th-century poet by observing a number of particularly Scottish traditions. Born on January 25, 1759, Burns is considered the national poet of Scotland. Some also see him as a forerunner in the Romantic movement.

Jemima is Chieftain of Burns worldwide live stream - Border Telegraph

Don't be the last to know! Get the latest local news straight to your inbox. Sign up. A BORDERS schoolgirl has performed an Address to a Haggis for Burns lovers around the world. Jemima Bevan was given the honour of performing at the official launch of ...

Happy Burns Night 2017! - LoughboroughEcho.net

Who is Robert Burns and why do we celebrate? All the facts and traditions you need to know about the Scottish bard. Share. ByPete Warrington. 13:07, 25 JAN 2017. News. Share. by Taboola by Taboola · Sponsored Links Sponsored Links · Promoted Links ...

The best Burns Night recipes and deals on haggis, whisky and more - Coventry Telegraph

Each year, Burns Night is celebrated around the world to mark the Scottish poet's life. Robert Burns, a celebrated son of Scotland, is annually championed by our friends north of the border - and Coventry and Warwickshire gets in on the act with all ...

Irn Bru cocktail recipes to help you celebrate Burns Night in style - Get Bucks

A true Burns supper is full of toasts so you'll need something to give you a break from all that whisky. Share; Comments. ByQasim Peracha. 12:57, 25 JAN 2017; Updated 18:14, 25 JAN 2017. Lifestyle. Irn Bru Spritz (left) and Kraken Bru (right).

Whisky industry marks Burns Night with call for tax cut - CNBC

Wednesday marks the anniversary of poet Robert Burns' birthday, celebrated across the world with dancing, a bite of Haggis and of course, a few nips of whisky. But on the day Scotland's most famous poet is remembered, the Scottish Whisky Association ...

Scottish drinks industry receives Burns Night boost - The Drinks Business

The Scottish drinks industry has another cause for celebration this Burns Night as new government figures reveal that beer and gin exports are catching up with those of 'guid auld Scotch'. Environment secretary Andrea Leadsom has a plan to boost UK ...

Burns Night: Nicola Sturgeon leads celebrations on social media - The Sunday Post

TONIGHT'S the night Scots all over the world tuck into haggis, neeps and tatties in honour of the great bard Robert Burns. Widely regarded as Scotland's national poet, Burns is a cultural icon with his works famous around the globe. The first ever ...

Where in Newcastle is celebrating Burns Night? All you need to know guide - ChronicleLive

So it's Burns Night tonight and if you're itching to get your kilt and Tam O'Shanter/See You Jimmy hat on and get in on the festivities the good news is there's rather a lot going on in Newcastle to toast auld Rabbie Burns all week.

How to cook the perfect haggis on Burns Night - News & Star

Butchers have given tips on how best to cook your haggis tonight if you're planning on celebrating Burns Night. You can steam it, simmer it, wrap it in foil and put it in the oven or even microwave it – though the last option is more of a last resort ...

Burns Night: Seven fascinating facts about Robert Burns - Sunderland Echo

You don't have to like Robert Burns' poetry to enjoy a typical Burns Night – but it probably helps. Over the course of over a couple of centuries the commemoration of his birthday (January 25, 1759) has developed into a formal occasion full of arcane ...

The five best restaurants in London to celebrate Burns Night - The Upcoming

Tonight is the night to honour Scotland's national poet, Robert Burns, with a whisky, some haggis and a little bit of poetry. If you're looking for something a bit different this year, here are our top five restaurants to help you celebrate. outlaws ...

Scotch industry calls for further tax cuts - Scotchwhisky.com (blog)

Scotch producers are calling for a 2% cut on the 'onerous' tax paid on an average priced bottle of Scotch whisky ahead of Burns Night celebrations this evening. Julie Hesketh-Laird Scotch Whisky Association. 'Onerous' tax: Julie Hesketh-Laird urges ...