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Burns Night 2018: What is it and why do we celebrate?

Butcher Robert Patrick from Patricks of Camelon with his award winning haggis.

Butcher Robert Patrick from Patricks of Camelon with his award winning haggis (Picture: PA)

Get the haggis, neaps and tatties ready… because tonight is Burns Night.

Burns Night is all about commemorating the Scottish poet Robert Burns as well as all things Scottish.

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Before Burns Night became a thing, it started with a few of Burns’ friends hosting a dinner to pay tribute to the poet shortly after his death.

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