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The Write Place 2b Book LaunchThumbnail for article : The Write Place 2b Book Launch
Book Launch.  Tesco, Wick.  
14/11/2008
Writers Reading With Scotia Review - 3 Dec 2008
SCOTIA REVIEW at Tempest Surf Café, Thurso Harbour Wed.  3rd December [AT] 7.30pm - FREE WRITERS READING Come and listen to some of our work.  
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16/10/2008
Light In The North - A Celebration Of Neil Gunn's WorkThumbnail for article : Light In The North - A Celebration Of Neil Gunn's Work
LIGHT IN THE NORTH 2008 - a celebration of the life and work of Neil M.  Gunn Sat.  
8/10/2008
Light In The North - Festival To Celebrate The Life Of Neil GunnThumbnail for article : Light In The North - Festival To Celebrate The Life Of Neil Gunn
Saturday 1st November 2008 Dunbeath Heritage Centre, Caithness.  
4/12/2007
Scotia Review Open Mic NightThumbnail for article : Scotia Review Open Mic Night
Come at 7.30pm to book a slot - Otherwise just turn up with a song, poem, tune or story.  
30/10/2007
LIGHT IN THE NORTH - a Celebration of the Life and Work of Neil M. GunnThumbnail for article : LIGHT IN THE NORTH - a Celebration of the Life and Work of Neil M. Gunn
For a larger version of the poster go HERE You may need to click on it to enlarge it.   Where And When Dunbeath, Caithness - 8th -10th November 2007 Three Caithness organisations have joined forces this year for a three-day festival called 'Light in the North - a Celebration of the Life and Work of Neil M.  
29/10/2007
Scotia Writers Group Open Mic Night 6 NovemberThumbnail for article : Scotia Writers Group Open Mic Night 6 November
Comm Bar, Thurso 6th November from 8.00pm Writers 7.30pm to book a slot.  
11/9/2007
Scotia Review - 'CATIABHS CASTLES CELTS - 4 Caithness Skalds'Thumbnail for article : Scotia Review - 'CATIABHS CASTLES CELTS - 4 Caithness Skalds'
St Fergus Gallery, Wick Wed.  19th September 200 - 7.30pm Part of Caithness Arts Festival 2007 As Caithness Arts Festival 2007 nears its second week, Scotia Review prepares for its third event during the cultural whirl.  
4/9/2007
Reading Althing From Scotia ReviewThumbnail for article : Reading Althing From Scotia Review
Tempest Surf Cafe, Thurso Harbour Wednesday 12th September 7.30pm SCOTIA REVIEW: Writing & Reading Althings, Caithness Arts Festival 2007 From Christine Russell editor[AT]scotiareview.org Tel.  07918171347 For the past eighteen months, Scotia Review has been hosting a new local writing initiative, which is to make its first public appearance during Caithness Arts Festival, with support funding from Highland 2007.  
1/11/2006
It's not just Guy Fawkes bonfires that light up November in the far North!Thumbnail for article : It's not just Guy Fawkes bonfires that light up November in the far North!
Saturday 4th November 2006 Scotia Review and Dunbeath Preservation Trust have joined forces for this year's 'Light in the North' celebration of the life and work of Dunbeath-born novelist Neil M.  Gunn, whose birth-date (8th November) is the reason for the timing of the festival.  
14/9/2006
Scotia Review Takes Caithness Publishing To New HeightsThumbnail for article : Scotia Review Takes Caithness Publishing To New Heights
At long last Scotia Review is able to welcome you to their new website - .  www.scotiareview.org With funding from the National Lottery through Awards for All, and with the design-flare of Thurso-based Naver Technology Ltd, we are moving into an exciting new phase of existence.  
10/3/2006
Atlantic - FOREST?Thumbnail for article : Atlantic - FOREST?
Thursday 16th March at 7.30pm in Mackay's Hotel, Wick Just which uncharted waters is the Pictish naval commander steering his vessel into now? Well, seeing is believing - isn't it? In his autobiography, Time Bends, playwright Arthur Miller describes the vivid impression left on his six year-old mind when he saw his first 'movie', an open-air affair screened against a sheet in a make-shift theatre on the roof of the apartment block his Jewish family shared in Harlem, New York, around 1920.   Miller is fascinated by the story flickering in front of him - and totally bewildered when the 'people' disappear: Now the light went out - the whole thing had lasted only ten minutes or so - and I asked my father where these people were'.  
1/11/2005
A Light In The North - A Neil Gunn Celebration
A Celebration Of The Work Of Neil Gunn in the Dunbeath Heritage Centre.   Friday 4 November 2005 7.00pm - Wine Reception 7.45pm - George Gunn with Dunbeath and Lybster Primary Schools Performance 8.45pm - Ian Stephen - Story Teller Saturday 5 November 2005 10.00am - Diarmid Gunn (The authors nephew) introduces: Dr Margery McCulloch - "Neil Gunn Re-visited" Tom Bryan - "Neil Gunn Now" Followed by George Gunn "Butcher's Broom Schools Project 2007" Lunch £3 2.00pm - 4.00pm "Butcher's Broom" & "The Key Of The chest" then Neil Gunn Reading Group led by Christine Russell Saturday Evening 8.00pm - Evening Celidh in Inver Arms & Sea Stories with Ian Stephen.  
20/10/2005
Preparing For Another Neil Gunn Weekend At Dunbeath
Next month Dunbeath Heritage Centre is hosting another weekend of events entitled Light in the North to celebrate the anniversary of Neil M.  Gunn's birthday on 8th November.  
2/8/2005
Scotia Review AGM 20 August 2005
Scotia Review invites you to attend the AGM.   Come & see who we are & what we plan.  
26/7/2005
Scotia Review Presents - BARLEY BREE STRATH & SEA
Words & Music at the Mill Theatre from Scotia Review for Caithness Arts Week Anyone who's spent this summer so far in the north must - like myself - be wondering what we've done to deserve such sunless July days.   At times like these it's not hard to understand why our ancestors raised so many hefty stone geometries - if I thought it would appease the gods of weather, I too would gladly salute them, and beg for clemency.  
19/6/2005
Silver Darlings Day - Lybster Harbour - Sat. 25th June 2005
Lybster Heritage Trust/Lybster Harbour Society Sat 25 June 2005 - 11a.m.- 6p.m.  Just one of many events for the family on Silver Darlings Day is this from Scotia Review.