Iconic Traveller story set in Angus to be adapted for children

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Scottish classic to be adapted into illustrated children’s book The cultural classic ‘The Yellow on the Broom’, which tells the tale of Betsy Whyte’s life as a Scottish Traveller is to be adapted into an illustrated children’s book, ‘Wee Bessie’.  Over nine thousand pounds of funding from The National Lottery, Awards for All has been awarded to the charity, Heart …

David G Pullar, Chairperson Heart of the Travellers

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The Romani Cultural and Arts Company 25th profile will be of David G Pullar, Chairperson HOTT David, the third In the line is the eldest of three boys. Born in 1987 he was raised in the ‘abandoned’ village of Fishtown of Usan, south of Montrose on the eastcoast of Scotland. David grew up with his hard-working father, a netsman and director …

Jess Smith Scottish Traveller, Author and Researcher of the Traveller’s Culture

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The Romani Cultural and Arts Company 15th profile will be of Jess Smith Jess Smith is a Scottish Traveller who has published six books about her culture. An autobiographical trilogy of her days as a youngster on the road with parents and seven sisters living in a converted bus travelling throughout the UK Working mainly in the fields at the …