Burns’ Night celebration in Perth

 

Burns' Night in Perth - english language course, scotland

The riverside park in our local large town of Perth was beautifully lit up, in celebration of the birthday of the great Robert Burns.  Burns was Scotland’s greatest poet and songwriter, born  in 1759. He is to Scotland what Shakespeare is to England, and Scots around the world celebrate him on 25th January every year, with performances of his poems and music, as well as traditional Scottish food (the Haggis).

I’ve now become a fan of this group of bagpipe players – the Red Hot Chilli Pipers:

 

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