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

โ€œBuilding a strong and dynamic Ulster-Scots community within the Kingdom of Mourne and beyond through empowerment and education.โ€

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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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Super results for Kirknarra Dancer Bethany Shields who won a first place, two second places, a third place and a fourth place st todayโ€™s Highland Dance Competition in Ballymena! Well done Bethany! ... See more

Kirknarra School of Dance

Good luck to some of our older Kirknarra Dancers who are competing today in Ballymena! What a busy time it really is for our Kirknarra School of Dance! ๐Ÿ’ƒ ๐Ÿด๓ ง๓ ข๓ ณ๓ ฃ๓ ด๓ ฟ

Beautiful photos of our girls at todayโ€™s Highland Dance Competition in Ballymena! ๐Ÿ˜

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Have you not been down yet to our Farmers & Craft Market in the Lower Square, Kilkeel?

Then donโ€™t worry, thereโ€™s still time yet! Weโ€™re here until 3pm! ๐Ÿ…๐Ÿ”๐Ÿ‡๐ŸŽจ

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Kirknarra School of Dance

Best wishes to our Kirknarra Danxers who are competing today in Ballymena! ๐Ÿ’ƒ

Good luck to our Dancers competing today in Ballymena! ๐Ÿ’ƒ

Kilkeel Chamber of Commerce

Make sure to get yourselves on down folks! Itโ€™s going to be a great afternoon! ๐ŸŽ‰

1 more sleep until the Craft and Farmers Market.

Run in joint partnership with Schomberg Mourne UlsterScots the market will run from 11-3pm

With local produce, crafts and entertainment it is not ... See more

Kilkeel Chamber of Commerce

๐ŸŒŸ CRAFT & FARMERโ€™S MARKET - TOMORROW! ๐ŸŒŸ

Make sure to come on down to the Lower Square in Kilkeel tomorrow from 11am-3pm to have a browse around some fantastic local producers at the Craft & ... See more

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We've delivered the leaflets to local businesses today.
The ... See more

๐ŸŒŸ LAMBEG DRUMMING COMPETITION - TONIGHT! ๐ŸŒŸ

Dont forget everyone, tonight we will be having our Lambeg Drumming Competition from 7.30pm in the Lower Square, Kilkeel!

This is a new event as ... See more

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What a super night we all had at our Kidโ€™s Ceilidh Night in Reivers House with Dancin' Digits Ceilidh Band! ๐ŸŽถ

It was great to see the hall filled last night with lots of children enjoying ... See more

Photos from Schomberg Mourne UlsterScots's post

The โ€˜Boyne Waterโ€™ has been collected from the โ€˜River Boyneโ€™ and all of the final plans are being put in place for what looks to be one of the best 11th Nights yet! ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ง

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๐ŸŽ‰๐ŸŽ‰๐ŸŽ‰ONLY ONE WEEK TO GO! ๐ŸŽ‰๐ŸŽ‰๐ŸŽ‰

This time next week will be the biggest date in the calendar for everyone in Reivers House - the 11th July! ๐ŸŽ‰

Remember everyone, we will be having ... See more

What a fantastic 11th July Celebrations we had in #Kilkeel and what a super way it was to finish off the #ReiversFestival2019 in style! It was super to welcome thousands of spectators to #Mourne to enjoy the best of our #UlsterScots culture, heritage and traditions!

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Tomorrow is the big day folks, our Annual 11th July Celebrations in #Kilkeel! We hope to see you all there for our Afternoon Fun Day from 1pm, followed by our 11th Night Pageant at 7.30pm and immediately after, our 11th Night Open Air Concert! #ReiversFestival2019 #UlsterScots

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Our #LambegDrum Competition was a huge success in #Kilkeel! It was great to have Lambeg Drums travelling from near and far to take part in the Competition as part of our #ReiversFestival2019! #UlsterScots #Culture

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Our Farmers & Craft Market in #Kilkeel Town Centre is proving very popular today with the local community! Make sure to call on down, weโ€™re here until 3pm! #ReiversFestival2019 #Farmers #Crafts #Fruit #Vegetables #FacePainting #SomethingForEveryone

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What a super night we all had at our Kidโ€™s Ceilidh Night in Reivers House! It was fantastic to see so many children enjoying their night! #ReiversFestival2019 #Scottish #CeilidhNight #Dancing

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