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Scotland

25/01/2018

What Happens On Burns Night?

When is Burns Night? What happens during the supper? What is the Burns Address? All your questions AND MORE answered here! Robert Burns Day (or Burns Night) is held, traditionally, on January 25th every year to celebrate the birthday of Scotland’s ‘national poet’. As well as being recognised as one of the greatest poets of all time, he is also a Scottish hero because he used his works to draw attention to class inequalities, poverty and other social injustices. Burns won a public vote to become ‘The Greatest Scot’ of all time. His... Read More