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Alyn Smith MEP and Sara Sheridan Brexit Discussion

Brexit Discussion with Alyn Smith MEP and Sara Sheridan

Brexit Discussion with Alyn Smith MEP and Sara Sheridan from Full Scottish 3rd July 2016 As we approach the triggering of Article 50, we thought it would be a helpful reminder to revisit the reaction to Scotland in the EU Parliament immediately following the EURef vote and to take a look back at the consistent, […]

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An Independent Mind - Pat Kane

An Independent Mind – Pat Kane

On 16th January this year, we met up with Pat Kane in the CCA for an interview with Michelle Rodger. We were unable to broadcast it at the time, so here it is now as a kind of Christmas Special.

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Scotland in Europe - Mike Russell and Richard Walker

Mike Russell – Scotland’s Place in Europe

Richard Walker Interviews Michael Russell MSP, Minister for UK Negotiations on Scotland’s Place in Europe Scotland in Europe Six months on from the Brexit vote, the UK’s future relationship with Europe seems every bit as mired in confusion as it did in the immediate, chaotic aftermath. Only the Scottish government has a detailed plan, outlined […]

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Beyond Borders 2016

Beyond Borders 2016

Welcome to Beyond Borders International Festival 2016, live from Traquair House in the heart of the Scottish Borders. Programme starts at 11:55 AM on Sunday 28th August 2016 Today we are broadcasting from the Beyond Borders International Festival at Traquair House and we’re delighted to be the official broadcasting partner of the festival. We’ll be […]

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Beyond Borders 2016 - Clinton v Trump

Beyond Borders 2016 – Clinton v Trump

Welcome to Beyond Borders International Festival 2016, live from Traquair House in the heart of the Scottish Borders. Programme starts at 4:55 PM on Sunday 28th August 2016 Oscar Guardiola Riviera, Tim Phillips, Joan Abrahamson and Creative Santa Fe Chairman William Miller explore the dynamics underpinning the forthcoming US election.

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Beyond Borders 2016 – Harare Blues?

Beyond Borders 2016 – Harare Blues?

Welcome to Beyond Borders International Festival 2016, live from Traquair House in the heart of the Scottish Borders. Programme starts at 3:55 PM on Sunday 28th August 2016 Join David Coltart andPetina Gappah as they talk about their new books, documenting experiences under Mugabe’s Zimbabwe. Michael Ivers QC introduces, and Sir Kieran Prendergast asks the […]

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Beyond Borders 2016 - The New Auld Alliance

Beyond Borders 2016 – The New Auld Alliance

Welcome to Beyond Borders International Festival 2016, live from Traquair House in the heart of the Scottish Borders. Programme starts at 2:55 PM on Sunday 28th August 2016 Join Richard Bacon MP, Merryn Somerset Webb, Alyn Smith MEP and John Kampfner as they discuss Scotland’s future in Europe and the UK.

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Beyond Borders 2016 – Mariela Shaker

Beyond Borders 2016 – Mariela Shaker

Welcome to Beyond Borders International Festival 2016, live from Traquair House in the heart of the Scottish Borders. This programme was recorded on Sunday 28th August 2016 Syrian violinist, Mariela Shaker from Aleppo, played for First Minister of Scotland, Nicola Sturgeon as a finale to the 3.5 Billion Cracks and Counting session of the Beyond […]

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Beyond Borders 2016 – 3.5 Billion Cracks and Counting

Beyond Borders 2016 – 3.5 Billion Cracks and Counting

Welcome to Beyond Borders International Festival 2016, live from Traquair House in the heart of the Scottish Borders. This programme was recorded on Sunday 28th August 2016 As the UN searches for a female Secretary-General, and Hilary Clinton becomes the US’s first female Presidential nominee, Lyse Doucet talks to First Minister Nicola Sturgeon and UN […]

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Beyond Borders 2016 War on Heritage

Beyond Borders 2016 – War on Heritage

Welcome to Beyond Borders International Festival 2016, live from Traquair House in the heart of the Scottish Borders. This programme was recorded on Sunday 28th August 2016 Why do warring parties destroy culture and heritage? How can societies reclaim it? Join a discussion on the importance of protecting cultural heritage, and the challenges of preventing […]

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