The local bard is a useful and informative source of history and traditions of his locale. Many years ago a book was published which aimed to combine the works of these talented locals in one volume. This culminated in the release of a book on Airdrie Bards Past and Present.
If you have an interest in poetry, this may provide a refreshing source of discovering the history of Airdrie in a novel and entertaining manner. A copy should be available in Airdrie Library.
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