Solas Festival Staff Vacancy – Deputy Festival Coordinator

Solas Festival Staff Vacancy – Deputy Festival Coordinator Applications by CV and covering letter to office [at] solasfestival [dot] co [dot] uk. Closing date is Wednesday 28th December 2011; interviews will be held on Wednesday 4th January 2012. Solas Festival is a new and growing event, which features a broad arts programme, providing an excellent Read More …

Solas 2011

Day Tickets Launched – buy them now online! Due to the high volume of people enquiring about our Day Tickets, we’ve decided to launch them a couple of weeks early. You can now buy tickets for our Friday and Saturday night gigs or spend a whole day with us on either Saturday or Sunday by Read More …

seriously good

Last weekend something small but hugely significant happened.  The first Solas Festival took place at Wiston near Biggar. Festivals come and go, but this one is, I think, the one that Scotland has been waiting for.  A place to share ideas, to hear deep thoughts, to sing a new song and hear a different melody. Read More …

solas update

DAY TICKETS NOW ON SALE THROUGH OUR WEBSITE (Click here) Guarantee your spot, avoid the queues on the gate and help us to plan by booking your tickets early. Watch the website for more details of what’s happening each day at Solas – we’re confirming our programme as this goes out. Here are some appearances Read More …

Solas Update

Summer is fast approaching, although you’d never know it from the cold weather today! With volcanic ash and potential strike action on the cards it makes more sense than ever to holiday at home and take in the new Solas Festival on 25-27 June at Wiston Lodge near Biggar. There are some fantastic speakers including Read More …

solas 2010 update

JUST CONFIRMED – YVONNE LYON, JO MANGO, KITTY THE LION, MONICA QUEEN & THRUM, CALAMATEUR, BRIAN MCGLYNN, RORY BUTLER, SUPLEX THE KID and THE RUSSIAN CHOIR Music-lovers are going to be spoiled for choice at Solas! We’ve got rock, folk, gospel, jazz, blues, Americana, traditional Scots ballads, Gaelic waulking songs, post-rock, indie, Russian liturgical music Read More …