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!

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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Well done to one of our Fusefm Mourne Radio Presenters Rachel Hutchinson for her lovely performance especially for the residents of Slieve Roe Nursing Home today! 👏

The Rising Sons of the Valley Flute Band will be hosting an ONLINE QUIZ on Easter Tuesday (6th April 2021) at 8pm!

Quiz Master Gareth Crozier will be the host of the Quiz and it’s sure to be a ... See more

‘Dae Ye Ken’ or ‘Did You Know’ that in Scotland, April fools day was traditionally called Huntigowk Day? 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁳󠁣󠁴󠁿

The name comes from the saying 'Hunt the Gowk' which ... See more

Schomberg Society’s Northern Ireland Centenary Virtual Concert Production

We’re delighted that so many folk enjoyed watching our Northern Ireland Centenary Virtual Concert Production that was released last night! 🎉

A special thanks to each of the super acts and ... See more

A Celebration of ‘Yin Hunner’ Years of Ulster-Scots Music, Dance, Poetry & Traditions to mark the 100th anniversary of Northern Ireland.

Schomberg Society’s Northern Ireland Centenary Virtual Concert Production

Here’s the YouTube Link for our Northern Ireland Centenary Virtual Concert Production - NOW AVAILABLE!

Enjoy folks! 🎉

https://m.youtube.com/watch?v=siR67BlZjEg&t=897s

A Celebration of ‘Yin Hunner’ Years of Ulster-Scots Music, Dance, Poetry & Traditions to mark the 100th anniversary of Northern Ireland.

🌟 NORTHERN IRELAND CENTENARY VIRTUAL CONCERT PRODUCTION - TONIGHT! 🌟

Just a reminder everyone that our online Northern Ireland Centenary Virtual Concert will take place TONIGHT from 7.30pm! ... See more

Schomberg Society’s Northern Ireland Centenary Virtual Concert Production

The Schomberg Society, Kilkeel has produced this Northern Ireland Centenary Virtual Concert Production as a Celebration of ‘Yin Hunner’ Years of Ulster-Scots Music, Dance, Poetry and Traditions! ... See more

Just a reminder everyone that our online Northern Ireland Centenary Virtual Concert will take place TOMORROW NIGHT from 7.30pm! 🎉

It will be available to watch from 7.30pm on our ‘Schomberg ... See more

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🎉 NORTHERN IRELAND CENTENARY VIRTUAL CONCERT PRODUCTION - WEDNESDAY NIGHT! 🎉

Remember folks, this WEDNESDAY 31st March from 7.30pm, the Schomberg Society will be releasing our special Virtual ... See more

Our Ulster-Scots centre, Reivers House is looking fantastic with our new front lights! 🤩

The new lights will be great in the dark evenings for people coming to and from the centre while ... See more

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To view a selection of our Ulster-Scots leaflets, booklets, books, exhibitions and videos, why not check out our website!

http://www.schombergsociety.co.uk

#UlsterScots #Schomberg #Mourne

Due to high demand, we have another batch of Orange Centenary Flags in stock!

The flags cost £10 each which includes DELIVERY directly to your door within the Kingdom of #Mourne. (Kilkeel/Ballymartin/Annalong and surrounding countryside area).

#NI100 #Centenary

Newry, Mourne and Down District Council’s Online Book of Condolence to mark the passing of HRH Prince Philip, The Duke of Edinburgh is open.

You can extend your sympathies to Her Majesty The Queen and the entire Royal Family by following this link:

https://www.newrymournedown.org/chairpersons-book-of-condolences

The Ceremonial Royal Funeral for HRH Prince Philip will take place tomorrow, Saturday 17 April at 3pm at St George’s Chapel, Windsor.

Please remember, there will be a National Minute’s Silence tomorrow at 3pm in Remembrance of the Duke of Edinburgh.

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