The Schomberg Society

Building a strong & dynamic Ulster-Scots community within the Kingdom of Mourne and beyond.

Promoting Cultural Traditions

Harnessing the talents and abilities of the Ulster Scots community among all the people of Mourne and beyond

Promoting Understanding

Media outreach, drama, music, dance and the visual arts are used to promote a better understanding of our Ulster-Scots culture.

Creating an Ulster-Scots Hub

Reivers House is our Ulster-Scots Centre based in Kilkeel, where our Ulster-Scots activities, events and projects take place.

What’s on in Reivers House?

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Kirknarra School of Dance

Highland Dance Tuition Classes in Reivers House, Kilkeel and in Annalong Orange Hall.


Ulster-Scots Educational Outreach

A range of Ulster-Scots projects, workshops and activities.


Schomberg Fife and Drum

Living History Re-Enactment Group and Tuition Classes in Fife, Flute, Snare and Lambeg Drum.

Schomberg Thistle Club

Schomberg Thistle Club

A range of fun activities, events and support services for Senior Citizens in Reivers House, Kilkeel.


Drum Majoring

Drum Majoring Tuition Classes in Reivers House.

The Highland Heathers

The Highland Heathers

Young Ladies Group hosting a range of fun-filled activities.

Training and Workshops

Training and Workshops

Capacity Building Training Courses and Workshops for Ulster-Scots Groups, Marching Bands and the Loyal Orders.

The Reivers Youth Choir

The Reivers Youth Choir

Singing Tuition Classes for children in Reivers House.

The Reivers Festival

The Reivers Festival

One of the largest and most successful Ulster-Scots Festivals in N. Ireland.

Youth Development

Youth Development

A range of activities and projects for our young people.

Schomberg Folk Orchestra

Fiddle Playing

Traditional Fiddle/Violin Tuition Classes in Reivers House.

Ulster-Scots Guided Tours

Ulster-Scots Guided Tours

Facilitating Group Visits to Reivers House and Ulster-Scots Guided Tours of the Kingdom of Mourne

Fusefm Mourne

Fusefm Mourne

Broadcasting of our part-time Ulster-Scots Community Radio Station, live from Reivers House.

Ulster-Scots Cultural Events

Ulster-Scots Cultural Events

A huge variety of Ulster-Scots events throughout the year to celebrate our Ulster-Scots culture.


Whats On

See what’s on in the Schomberg upcoming calendar!

Get In Touch With The Scomberg Society

Reivers House, Kilkeel

“Building a strong and dynamic Ulster-Scots community within the Kingdom of Mourne and beyond through empowerment and education.”


Schomberg Society formed in 1998.



An Ulster-Scots Umbrella organisation.



Promoting our rich Ulster-Scots culture and traditions.

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Reivers Youth Choir

Our Reivers Youth Choir started back to their Singing Classes with Tutor Aimee Glenny tonight in Reivers House! 🎶

If you child is aged 4+ and would like to come along, they would be more than ... See more

🎶 We start back to Choir this evening at 6pm in Reivers House! 🎶

If you have kids that are 4+ they are more than welcome to cone along and join us!
Here are some of our members smiling brjght ... See more

Kirknarra School of Dance

Our Kirknarra Dancers enjoyed last night’s ‘Burns by the Lagan’ in the Titanic, Belfast! 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁳󠁣󠁴󠁿

We’re all really looking forward to seeing them perform at our own Burns ... See more

Here’s some of our lovely Kirknarra Dancers who enjoyed ‘Burns by the Lagan’ at the Titanic in Belfast tonight! 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁳󠁣󠁴󠁿🎉

Here’s just some of us who had a brilliant night at ‘Burns by the Lagan’ in the Titanic, Belfast! 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁳󠁣󠁴󠁿

Roll on our own Schomberg Burns Night in just less than 2 weeks! ... See more

Tonight, we have a bus load of over 50 people from the Schomberg Society who will be attending ‘Burns by the Lagan’ in the Titanic, Belfast! It looks like a fantastic event! If you haven’t got ... See more


We are delighted to be hosting 20 weeks of classes to learn new beginners how to play the Lambeg Drum! 🥁

The classes will take place every Wednesday ... See more

Roden Accordion Band and Roden Lodge are hosting their Table Quiz this Thursday evening from 7.30pm in Roden Orange Hall! 💡

Everyone is more than welcome to come along, there will even be a ... See more


We're delighted to be starting our new Fiddle Classes in Reivers House, Kilkeel on Thursdays from 3.30pm! 🎶

These classes will be commencing on ... See more

Happy 1st Birthday to our Highland Heathers Ladies Group! 🎉🎂

To celebrate a great year, the ladies are organising a special 1st Birthday Party in Reivers House on Wednesday 30th January from ... See more

We’re still getting enquiries about tickets for our Burns Night folks! 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁳󠁣󠁴󠁿🎉

Tickets are still available from Reivers House, Kilkeel! For only £25, you will get a ... See more

Fancy treating yourself tonight? 🍴

Why not call up to Orangefield Flute Band’s Fry Night from 5 - 8pm in Ballinran Orange Hall for a quare good feed! 👩🏻‍🍳

Everyone welcome! 🍴

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We all had a fantastic night at #BurnsByTheLagan in the #Titanic Belfast last night! Roll on our own #RabbieBurns Dinner next Saturday in the @Kilmorey_Arms! #Burns2019 #Haggis


New LAMBEG DRUM Tuition Classes | Commencing on Wednesday evenings from 7.30pm in Reivers House, Kilkeel. Everyone is more than welcome to come along! Contact us for more information! #UlsterScots #Music #LambegDrum #Slashers #Culture

New FIDDLE Tuition Classes | Commencing on Thursdays from 3.30pm in Reivers House, Kilkeel. Classes welcome all new beginners for both children and adult. Get in contact with us for more information! #UlsterScots #Music #Fiddle #Violin

A super special discounted rate for anyone wishing to stay the night in the @Kilmorey_Arms after our #BurnsNight2019 Dinner! If you haven’t got your tickets for what will be a fantastic night, get in touch with us quick! #RabbieBurns #Haggis #VisitKilkeel

Only TWO weeks today until our Burns Night Dinner in the @Kilmorey_Arms! Make sure you have your tickets for a great night! Contact 07753222553 for your tickets! #BurnsNight2019 #RabbieBurns #Haggis

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