Tam O'Shanter by Robert Burns
Here's some useful links for those tricky scots words.
A free, drop in event where family members can experience magical
encounters with characters from Robert Burns' famous poem Tam
O'Shanter, brought to life by performance group te POOka.
Fishnet Burns Night is Auld Reekie Roller Girls' first home, open, intraleague bout. Entry is free for all under 16's when accompanied by an adult.
Text messaging service AQA 63336 is circulating a list of Frequently Asked Questions that its team of some 1,200 researchers has received about Scotland's most famous poet.
Free poetry, performers, art and music to celebrate Scotland's most famous bard: Robert Burns.
New banknotes, due to enter circulation this Autumn, have been designed by Clydesdale Bank to coincide with the 250th anniversary of the birth of Robert Burns and the Year of Homecoming 2009.
The 16th annual Celtic Connections festival gets underway this Thursday in Glasgow. The festival which takes place every January (15 January - 1 February this year) also launches the Homecoming Scotland festivities in 2009.
The original letters of Robert Burns dating from 1787 onwards are being given the blog treatment by the National Trust for Scotland.
BURNS BELTER - Huge Scottish Event to celebrate Robert Burns 250th Birthday on SATURDAY 24th JANUARY, 8pm - midnight at The Assembly Rooms, George St, Edinburgh.