Nov 232014

Overload Generation

Overload Generation are coming to Edinburgh on 12th December and Radio Saltire’s Katie G managed to snag some tickets!

We’re giving away a pair of VIP tickets (including a meet and greet) and 8 pairs of Standard tickets for this event.

Overload Generation were finalists in this years X-Factor and couldn’t wait to hit the road after leaving the show. Ultraviolet are the UK’s premier brand for Under 18 Clubbing. For more info about them check out their website at or their Facebook page at 


All you have to do to enter this competition is email your name to (Put Ultraviolet in the subject line).

This is an Under 18’s event so entrants must be between 12 and 17 and have permission from a parent or carer.


Oct 082014

A Vision of ElvisVision of Elvis star Rob Kingsley gave us an additional treat last week. He offered the station an extra three pairs of tickets to last Saturday’s show at the Edinburgh Playhouse.

We posted a flash competition on our Facebook page and collected over 100 entries in record time.

Our lucky winners were:

  • Frances Duncan
  • Karley Williams
  • Jean Peat

We caught up with Jean, who works for the NHS in Haddington, on Monday. She said the show was “Fabulous” and she wanted us to pass on her thanks to Rob for the opportunity.

Find out more about the show, including a review of last Saturday’s gig on Rob’s website:

If you missed out on the chance to enter this time, make sure you keep an eye on our social media pages. You never know when we might post something special!

You can follow Radio Saltire on Facebook and Twitter:

See you there!

Apr 302014
Tribute Gig Poster

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In association with New Level Entertainments, Radio Saltire are offering two tickets to the Tribute gig of the year in Musselburgh this May.

If you want to join Robbie Williams, Neil Diamond and Kenny Rogers for a night of great music and entertainment, all you have to do is answer this simple question:

What is the County Town of East Lothian?

A – Musselburgh

B – Haddington

C – Tranent

Email and tell us your answer, name and phone number.

The gig is at the Glasshouse in Musselburgh on Saturday 10th May. The winner will be drawn on Thursday 8th May at Noon.

If you want to listen to Duncan’s promo for the comp, click the player below:

Of course, if you don’t want to risk missing out, tickets are for sale too!

Good Luck 😉

Mar 132014

Spatz & Co LogoRadio Saltire’s patron, the Dowager Duchess of Hamilton is organising a charity dinner in aid of the Association of East Lothian Day Centres. The dinner takes place on Friday 21st March starting at 7.30pm.

As a special favour to Radio Saltire listeners, she has given us a pair of tickets to give away.

The evening, hosted by the Kilspindie House Hotel in Aberlady, comprises of a 3 course dinner followed by an intimate live session of smooth jazz featuring the smooth jazz quartet – Spatz & Co.

To enter, all you have to do is answer the following question…

Name the island in the Forth that is reputed to be the inspiration for Robert Louis Stevenson’s epic novel Treasure Island.

Is it:

  1. Bass Rock
  2. Fidra
  3. Inchkeith

 Click here for the entry form or go to

The full event poster (PDF) can be viewed by clicking the image below. Winners will be drawn during Brunch next Friday (21st) at Noon. Good Luck!

Kay Hamilton Charity Dinner

Friday Brunch

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Jan 222014
Barbara Kiss

Barbara Kiss

This week’s Friday brunch with Graeme Logan features a couple of Interviews not to be missed.

The Rat Pack

is the number one UK Rat Pack Tribute act and it’s coming to The Brunton on Thursday 13th February. To celebrate, Graeme will be interviewing David Alacey who plays Frank Sinatra in the show.

Radio Saltire have been given a pair of tickets to see the show, so keep an eye out for our Competition post in a little while.

Barbara Kiss

Also on Friday, Graeme will be talking to Barbara Kiss. Barb is a Hungarian singer songwriter with a long history of working within the music industry. She’s done a range of different jobs but was always writing and recording when she could.

Barbara’s début album is now available and she’s brought it to the UK on tour. Find out more on Friday.

  • Rat Pack Website:
  • The Brunton:
  • Barbara Kiss:
Radio Saltire Rat Pack Competition
Mar 022013

High Society

East Lothian FM have two pairs of tickets for High Society at the Edinburgh Festival Theatre this Thursday (7th March)

Entry is easy. All you have to do is answer the following question:

What is the name of the leading lady in the film ‘High Society’ who played opposite Bing Crosby – and who later became a real princess?

Entries by email to with the subject High Society

Please include:

  • Your Answer
  • Your Name
  • Your Address and Phone Number so we can get in touch

The winners will be drawn during Brunch with Hector on Tuesday Morning.