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24 October 2021

Burns Supper

Publishing Scotland hosted a glittering Burns Supper for the book industry on Thursday 26 January 2012. The venue was the Hub (HQ of the Edinburgh International Festival) and the speakers were Catherine Brown (Address to a Haggis); Billy Kay (Immortal Memory and Tam O' Shanter); Alan Bissett (Toast to the Lassies); and Karen Campbell (Reply from the Lassies). Barbara Dickson sang Auld Lang Syne and the Gary Blair Ceilidh Band provided the music for the dancing.

The event was attended by members Black & White Publishing, Canongate, Fledgling, Floris, Freight, Mainstream, Neil Wilson Publishing, Sandstone, Saraband, and Waverley Books and guests from BookSource, Faber, Waterstones and Blackwell.

Credit: Sandy Young Photography