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.

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Ulster-Scots Educational Outreach

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

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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

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

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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.

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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.”

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Schomberg Society formed in 1998.

 

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An Ulster-Scots Umbrella organisation.

 

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Promoting our rich Ulster-Scots culture and traditions.

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The boys and girls finished off what was a super week at our Annalong Ulster-Scots Summer Scheme by enjoying a trip to the Ulster Folk and Transport Museum! 🚎

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Cranfield LOL 907 are hosting their Annual BBQ on Saturday 24th August from 6pm at Cranfield Orange Hall! 🍖 🍔

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Tickets are available for our BBQ, to be held at Cranfield Orange Hall on Saturday 24th August 2019 from 6pm to 9pm.

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A big well done to Emily Whitten who won ‘Best Girl’ and also Robbie Gordon who won ‘Best Boy’ at our Ulster-Scots Summer Scheme in Annalong! 👏 🥇

Thanks to Jim Wells MLA for coming along and presenting the children at our Annalong Ulster-Scots Summer Scheme with their certificates yesterday at the Silent Valley! 👏

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The boys and girls had a super time designing these large Highland Dancers and Highland Dancers with Aimee Glenny today at our Ulster-Scots Summer Scheme in Annalong! 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁳󠁣󠁴󠁿 🎨

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The boys and girls really enjoyed listening to and singing along with Matthew Warwick from the Ulster-Scots Community Network today at our Ulster-Scots Summer Scheme in Annalong Orange Hall! 🎸 ... See more

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Thanks to Christina Morris who came along to our Ulster-Scots Summer Scheme in Annalong to make some ‘Bonnie Buns’ and ‘Scotch Pancakes’ with the children! 👩🏻‍🍳

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There’s certainly a few good young Lambeg Drummers in Mourne! 🥁

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It’s hard to beat a wee dander when the sun is shining! 🌞 The boys and girls enjoyed their visits to various places in the quaint village of Annalong as part of our Ulster-Scots Summer Scheme! ... See more

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Thanks to Richard Baillie for coming along to our Ulster-Scots Summer Scheme in Annalong to learn the children the skills of Drum Majoring! 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁳󠁣󠁴󠁿

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Brilliant results for our #Kirknarra Dancers who were competing at today’s #HighlandDance Competition in #Newcastle! Well done #TeamKirknarra who brought home a trophy and more medals to add to the collection!

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Our #HighlandHeathers Ladies Group is meeting again next Wednesday night at 7.30pm at Reivers House! The ladies are looking forward to their Guided Tour of the Old Church Graveyard in #Kilkeel followed by treating themselves to an ice cream! #GuidedTour #UlsterScots #AuldKirk

We’re delighted to be starting our new term of #HighlandDance Classes this September again in both #Kilkeel and #Annalong! Get in contact with us for more information or to book your place! #ScottishDancing #TeamKirknarra

Lots of super coverage in last weeks local press from our recent #UlsterScots projects and activities including our #ReiversFestival2019, Summer Schemes and #Kirknarra Dancers!

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We had a lovely visit from an #UlsterScots Summer Scheme from Belfast last weekend! The group of children enjoyed their visit to Reivers House to learn about our culture and heritage followed by visits to Greencastle Castle and the Silent Valley! #UlsterScotsGuidedTours

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