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Episode 7

A Kist o Wurds, Series 28 Episode 7 of 15

30 minutes
First broadcast:
Sunday 19 February 2012

Kist finds out about Darren Gibson’s newspaper column, there's songs from Ivan McFerran & we listen to the rhyme: 'The Auld Airds Tramp'.

  • Series 28 Episode 7

    Darren Gibson tells Wilson Burgess about his new newspaper column in the Ards, called ‘Fae tha Han o a Low Country Lad'.

    One of the Low Country Boys - Ivan McFerran, tells Kist about the two songs he has written and recorded, inspired by Ulster-Scots history.

    In the low country, Sally Young and her son Gibson, talk about a rhyme Sally has come across called ‘The Auld Airds Tramp’.

    This programme was produced by Chris Spurr for Blackthorn Productions. If you have any comments, please email the production team at kist@bbc.co.uk or telephone 028 9033 8435.

  • Wilson Burgess & Darren Gibson

    Wilson Burgess & Darren Gibson

    To find out more about Darren Gibson's column in the Newtownards Chronicle ‘Fae tha Han o a Low Country Lad’ - See link at top of page or Email: anaulhan@gmail.com

  • Sangster Ivan McFerran

    Sangster Ivan McFerran

    For more information about sangster Ivan McFerran or to watch his music videos - see links at top of page.

  • Ottilie Patterson

    Ottilie Patterson

    The 'Ottilie Patterson Remembered' concert, will be hosted by Walter Love and Linley Hamilton at La Mon House, Castlereagh, on Thursday 23rd February.

    Music will be in the style of Chris Barber, with Patsy Malarkey on vocals.

    Tickets are available from Erskine Willis -
    Phone: 028 91 872048
    Mobile: 07817 068740 or 07854 279006
    Email: erskinewillis@btinternet.com

  • George Francis Savage-Armstrong

    George Francis Savage-Armstrong

    To read the rhyme 'The Auld Airds Tramp' by George Francis Savage-Armstrong - see link at top of page.

  • Armagh band: Stonewall

    Armagh band: Stonewall

    Stonewall are launching their new CD 'The Place I Want To Be' in the Market Place Theatre in Armagh, on 23rd February 2012. For more information - see link at top of page.

  • Sally Young & Gibson Young

    Sally Young & Gibson Young

    To read the rhyme 'The Auld Airds Tramp' by George Francis Savage-Armstrong - see link at top of page.


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