Robert Burns App

An app’s an app for a’ that - The Works of Robert Burns

Enjoy your Burns Supper on January 25 with this free iPhone and Android app from, offering you more than 550 poems and love songs complete with a useful glossary of terms to help interpret the Scots words.

Impress your friends by reciting famous classics including:

To a Mouse ( the best-laid schemes o' mice an 'men…)
To a Louse ( to see oursels as ithers see us!…)
Auld Lang Syne ( should auld acquaintance be forgot …)
A Mans a Man for ‘a that ( will brothers be for a’ that)
My Luve is like a red, red rose ( till a’ the seas gang dry…)

Plus a full guide on how to host an authentic Burns Supper including:

  • What to eat with your haggis
  • What to drink
  • What music to listen to
  • What to wear
  • Which poems to recite

Read about Robert Burns' life with a biography and visual timeline of the life of the celebrated Bard.

Watch the STV documentary 'In Search of Robert Burns', where David Hayman speaks to Burns experts to try and understand what made Burns the poetic genius that he was.

Download free on iOS

Download free on Android