Cnoc Soilleir Planning Permission

The Cnoc Soilleir Project has reached one of our important milestones. We have submitted the full planning application for the building to Comhairle nan Eilean Siar. The Cnoc Soilleir Project is an exciting joint venture between LLC UHI and Ceòlas in Dalabrog, South Uist. This is recognised as a key community for the revitalisation of Read more about Cnoc Soilleir Planning Permission[…]

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[…]

Ceòlas symposium illuminates mediaeval bardic lineage

The MacMhuirich family of classic bards, who resided in the townships of Stadhlaigearraidh and Dreumasdal in South Uist between the 16th and 19th centuries, were the subject of Ceòlas Uibhist’s 2017 community symposium. The community was out in force during the four day event, featuring lectures by professors Dr Sìm Innes, University of Glasgow, Dr Read more about Ceòlas symposium illuminates mediaeval bardic lineage[…]