Posts Tagged ‘Robert Burns’

Robert Burns

January 25, 2012

Today is the birthday of the Scottish poet Robert Burns. Here is some information from the National Library of Scotland about him:

http://digital.nls.uk/burns/index.htm

And if you fancy a go at making haggis and other Burns Night cuisine:

http://www.bbc.co.uk/food/occasions/burns_night

Tatties and Neeps

January 25, 2010

Whip out the Haggis, prepare your tatties and neeps and raise a glass of whisky to Robert Burns for tonight is Burns night. Tonight Scotland (and the rest of the world) celebrates the life and works of their national poet.

You can find out more about Robert Burns here

http://www.bbc.co.uk/robertburns/

and what you need for an essential Burns Night supper here

 http://www.bbc.co.uk/food/news_and_events/events_burnsnight.shtml

http://www.bbc.co.uk/robertburns/burnsnight/running_order.shtml