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Big Burns Supper Battle On

With all the special covid arrangements in place in Scotland AFO member BIG burns supper are unable to present their usual selection. Not to be defeated they offer all of this instead read on …

Happy New Year from everyone at Big Burns Supper – we hope you have a prosperous year ahead, and you get the chance to see lots of live events.  
We recently wrote to you to inform you that we are pushing our shows back to later dates in the year.  We will be updating you soon about how this is progressing.  It is taking longer than usual as our networks have been closed down for Christmas. 
We have picked six shows that are going to run online from the 17th – 25th January. These are all entirely free and will be broadcast on our Facebook and YouTube channels.     

A Family dedicated to football 
Monday 17th January 6pm 
Great wee talk with three members of the same family who have contributed to Scottish Football. 

Hebridean Baker 
Wednesday 19th January 6pm
Focussing on small bakes that use simple ingredients, these recipes will unleash your inner Scottish baker.

Poetic Brunch 
Thursday 20th January 10am
A collection of spoken word contributions from across the South of Scotland.

Lesbians and Gays Support the Miners
Monday 24th January 7pm
The story of members of the LGSM helps the striking miners in the 80's.

How to save your planet one object at a time 
Saturday 29th January 1pm 
From individual action to global movements.

Murder Mystery 
Saturday 15th January  7pm
The interactive Murder Mystery will be happening on Saturday 15th January at 7pm. The event is now moved online and you can purchase tickets here. This is a local company from Carlisle who have performed at the festival several times.  One of our favourites - if you need a lift next weekend, why not get a group of you together?

Eddi Reader's Big Burns Supper 
Burns Night
Tuesday 25th January 7pm
As well as this Eddi Reader will be hosting our Free Burns Night show which will go out at 7pm on 25th January, on our Facebook and YouTube channels.  You can sign up to the event here

If you requested a refund from us, these have all been processed by us, and we are advised that this will take around 10 business days to clear by each payment provider.  Christmas will have an effect on this, so if you have not received monies back to your account within 10 business days from the date you requested it. Please use this link and we will follow this up. You can email us here about this. 

We really appreciate your kind messages of support during this transition from our full festival to both the online and rescheduled dates in 2022. If you have any questions, ideas or feedback about this - you can get in touch with us here  

♡ Team Big Burns Supper  

Association of Festival Organisers (AFO): 6th Jan 2022 13:24:00

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