The Mother Tongue (1986) Part 1

The BBC has, perhaps with some justification been criticised for ignoring Scots. Billy Kay’s ground-breaking television series The Mother Tongue dates back to 1986, although it was updated and rebroadcast in radio format as The Scots Tongue in 2016. This is the first part, uploaded recently.

The Mother Tongue, pairt 1

The grund-brakkin series fae Billy Kay. First braidcast in 1986.

Here is part 2.

The Mother Tongue, pairt 2

The grund-brakkin series fae Billy Kay. First braidcast in 1986.

The Mother Tongue was updated and rebroadcast in radio format as The Scots Tongue in 2016.

The Scots Tongue. Billy Kay.

The Scots Tongue. Series exploring the history of the Scottish language, written and presented by Billy Kay. Originally broadcast on BBC Scotland radio. http…

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