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The Cheviot, the Stag and The Black Black Oil

“The Cheviot, the Stag, and the Black Black Oil is a play written in the 1970s by the popular Liverpudlian playwright John McGrath. From 1973, beginning at a venue in Aberdeen, it was performed in a touring production in community … Continue reading

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Never Again

Never Again They left their hills, and they left their Glens To never see, their homeland again Some were driven out, homes set on fire Cattle fried to death, in burned down byres Driven onto ships, by the Landlords hands … Continue reading

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