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

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.

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Whats On

See what’s on in the Schomberg upcoming calendar!

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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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Kirknarra School of Dance

Our Kirknarra Dancers look fabulous! Lots of happy faces today in Reivers House with the arrival of lots of new tracksuits for our Dance Team! 😍

Check out how fantastic our Kirknarra Dancers and Tutor Kathryn look in their new Kirknarra Dance Tracksuits just arrived today!

Here’s just one of our dance classes today who are delighted with ... See more

To finish off what was a very busy week in Reivers House, we were delighted to welcome the pupils of Mourne Independent Christian School to our First World War Centenary Exhibition and Trench System ... See more

Thanks to the P6 pupils of Brackenagh West Primary School for visiting our World War One Trench and Exhibition on Friday morning, the pupils had a great time!

FUSE FM Mourne

It’s great to see so many local faces involved in Fusefm Mourne!🎶

Introducing our Fusefm Mourne Presenters this Christmas... 🎄 📻

We're looking forward to welcoming Presenter Cliff Coulter back into the studio once again this December to host his ... See more

Wreaths laid at Mourne Cenotaph this morning in memory of those who made the ultimate sacrifice.

Lest We Forget.

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A very fitting Remembrance Service at Mourne Cenotaph this morning.

Members of the Schomberg Society were honoured to have performed a Guard of Honour at the Cenotaph in memory of those who gave ... See more

On The 11th Hour,
Of The 11th Day,
Of The 11th Month,

We Will Remember Them.

Members of the Schomberg Society were privileged to have formed a guard of honour at the Cenotaph tonight as part of the Remembrance Eve Service organised by Mourne District LOL No. 6.

We Will ... See more

Kirknarra School of Dance

It’s fantastic to see such great support for our Kirknarra Highland Dance Competition and we would like to wish them all the best for next Saturday!

Please note everyone entries for our Dance Competition next Saturday 17th November in Kilkeel Orange Hall have now closed and unfortunately we cannot accept any further entries.

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We’re delighted to have worked with Mourne Presbyterian Church to display our ‘There But Not There’ Remembrance Silhouettes in the church for Remembrance Sunday.

The Silhouettes will be on ... See more

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Thanks to all the 850 young people and general public who visited our #WorldWarOne Trench System and Exhibition in Reivers House last week! It was fantastic to see so many people, schools and youth groups visiting what was a very unique display to mark the 100th anniversary.

Thanks to the pupils of Brackenagh West Primary School and Mourne Independent Christian School for visiting our First World War Trench System and Exhibition on Friday in Reivers House. #WorldWarOneCentenary #100YearsOn

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First wreaths laid in Kilkeel this morning. We were blessed with blue skies and birdsong. Somehow so appropriate on this day of all days.

A very fitting Remembrance Service at Mourne Cenotaph this morning.

Members of the Schomberg Society were honoured to have performed a Guard of Honour at the Cenotaph in memory of those who gave their lives for our freedom today.

We Will Remember Them. #Armistice2018

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We’re delighted to have worked with Mourne Presbyterian Church to display our ‘There But Not There’ Remembrance Silhouettes in the church for Remembrance Sunday.

The church will be open from 9.30am - 6pm tomorrow to view the Silhouettes. #WeWillRememberThem

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