St Brìghde Lectures

To celebrate Latha Fhèill Brìghde (1st February), two lectures (mostly in Gaelic) will be given by Dr Dòmhnall Uilleam Stiùbhart on two of the most famous collectors in Uist: Alexander Carmichael and Marjory Kennedy-Fraser. Dr Dòmhnall Uilleam Stiùbhart is a Senior Lecturer at Sabhal Mòr Ostaig and course leader for the MSc Material Culture and Gàidhealtachd History. Read more about St Brìghde Lectures[…]

Às an Tobar – Gaelic literary festival 30/11-2/12/17

A Gaelic-medium festival of literature from Uist, featuring a rich breadth of genre and subject-matter. Songs and poetry, words and sayings, stories and novels, local literature as part of Book Week Scotland 2017. Many thanks to our funders: Bòrd na Gàidhlig, Creative Scotland, Scottish Book Trust and Comhairle nan Eilean Siar. Thursday, 30 Nov 7:30pm: Cèilidh: Read more about Às an Tobar – Gaelic literary festival 30/11-2/12/17[…]

Gaelic Media and Communications Officer

Ceòlas has empoyed a new officer who will help to grow Gaelic in Uist. Liam Alastair Crouse, from Rhode Island, started in post at the beginning of April, 2017. The new position, which lasts 3 years, will increase Ceòlas’ Gaelic presence online, as well as encouraging Gaelic usage within local businesses. The post recieved funding Read more about Gaelic Media and Communications Officer[…]