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[…]

Bòrd na Gàidhlig Supports Cnoc Soilleir Project

Bòrd na Gàidhlig has today announced funding for the Cnoc Soilleir project in Uist.  The project is a partnership between both Ceòlas Uibhist and Lews Castle College (UHI) to establish a centre for Gàidhlig music, dance and cultural heritage.  It has been designed to support the growth of Ceòlas, which has been successful in using Read more about Bòrd na Gàidhlig Supports Cnoc Soilleir Project[…]