Events will take place worldwide today – and all weekend – for the annual Burns Night celebrations.
Scotland’s national poet wrote about love, humanity and politics in the 18th century in a voice that continues to resonate across the centuries. The country of his birth, where this magazine was founded, will be raising a glass or two
#TaeTheBard to recognise his ongoing importance and relevance, so wherever you are, have a great time.
The words of Robert Burns are appreciated all over the world. 🏴
— Scottish Government (@scotgov) January 25, 2019