Saturday

Hugh McMillan & Alan McClure: Saturday Night Craic

Join world renowned poet Hugh McMillan and tall singer-songwriter Alan McClure for an evening of poems, songs and blethers, covering matters historical, political, personal and disreputable. Featuring a few choice guests and a lot of choice language. World put to rights or your money back. Hugh McMillan has been published widely in Scotland and beyond, and has won various prizes, most recently the Callum Macdonald Memorial Award in 2017 for Sheep Penned, published by Roncadora. “One of the best and funniest readers I’ve heard.”  Ali Smith.  Alan McClure is a writer and musician based in Galloway, south west Scotland. His eclectic output includes children's novels, podcasts, storytelling videos and over a dozen albums. He's had work published in Poetry Scotland and songs broadcast on BBC Radio Scotland and Radio 6 Music. "A profoundly interesting writer." - Philip Ward, R2 Magazine.

20.00 – 21.30 Gatehouse School Hall    £8