Ecce! Fife! Or Rediscovering The Lost Latin Of Fife

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Schoolchildren in Fife are learning Latin for the first time. Natalie Haynes investigates.

In Fife in Scotland, schoolchildren are learning Latin through a project run by St Andrews University and the charity IRIS.

But as Natalie Haynes discovers, Fife has a lost Latin heritage, and one which scholars are working to bring back into the light.

Producer: David Stenhouse

First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in August 2013.

Schoolchildren in Fife are learning Latin for the first time. Natalie Haynes investigates