Isla is one of Britain’s foremost traditional singers and has won many accolades including ‘Folk Singer of the Year’. She is also remembered by millions for her numerous television appearances, most notably as co-host of BBC’s Generation Game, for which she won TV Personality of the Year.
Stirling historian and a Scottish television presenter and author, Neil was added as a patron in 2011 and is a keen supporter of the charity.
Dougie was originally a member of the Tannahill Weavers and then joined Silly Wizard. He now tours the world from his home near Dunkeld. His unique blend of roots based music includes Caledonia – the best known of his compositions.
From his early days with Silly Wizard right through to his current pairing with Aly Bain, Phil has been one of the most respected musicians in Scotland and has a wealth of music plaudits to his credit.
Eddi’s successful career took off three decades ago as lead vocalist with band Fairground Attraction. Over the year’s Eddi has consistently enjoyed critical acclaim from her peers and audiences worldwide.