Robert Owen Primary School Burns Concert slideshow

PUPILS and staff at Robert Owen Primary in Lanark enjoyed a spectacular Scots afternoon celebrating the life and work of Robert Burns.

The pupils recited poems, sang songs and played a variety of musical instruments to celebrate the Bard’s birthday in style.

'Burns Concert''Robert Owen Primary School'Lanark'7/2/13

'Burns Concert''Robert Owen Primary School'Lanark'7/2/13

Robert Owen head teacher David Lynas said: “Events like this keep Scottish culture alive; it keeps the Scottish identity alive for future generations.”

Parents and other guests who were invited along for the performance agreed wholeheartedly and had a fantastic afternoon.

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