What is Burns Night and how can I celebrate it in London?


Burns Night 2020

Sally, our Senior Teacher, tells us about the famous Scottish night celebrated on 25thJanuary, and the best places to join in and enjoy the festivities here in London.


A traditional Scottish dance, the Ceilidh

My dad is from Scotland, so I was brought up celebrating Burns Night. It is a night to celebrate the life and works of the famous Scottish poet Robert Burns (1759-1796). Burns is the national poet of Scotland, who wrote lyrics and songs in Scots and in English. Continue reading