They have travelled ‘over land and sea’ to venues across the globe but Scottish Celtic rock band Runrig have found themselves a new home – bizarrely, in the school classroom.
A new five-year plan for promoting Gaelic has been unveiled by the Scottish Parliament.
A thousand young people will take to the stage to sing an inspirational Gaelic song during a celebration of young musicians at a unique event in Inverness.
The stage is set for Inverness to host two world-class piping competitions this week as hundreds of pipers from as far afield as Canada, America, New Zealand, Australia and Europe descend on the city for two days.
Historic Environment Scotland (HES) is drafting in an army of Gaelic volunteers at tourist attractions across the north to promote the historic origins of the language in the north.
Some of the world’s most famous poets - including W H Auden, Robert Frost and Liz Lochhead - honed their craft while working in the classroom.
An app developer from the Highlands has taken an innovative approach to his debut product, by featuring Gaelic, Doric and well-known Glaswegian phrases in the game.
Parent pressure over a controversial decision to re-organise Gaelic medium pupils into composite classes has resulted in Western Isles Council caving in.
The library at Sabhal Mòr Ostaig on Skye has received the remarkable book collection of the late poet and Gaelic language champion Sorley MacLean.
Ambitious plans for a Gaelic heritage centre and accommodation units on Skye could face an uphill battle to become a reality.
Lochaber Leisure Centre have reported fantastic uptake of their new swimming lessons delivered through the medium of Gaelic.
A public consultation is to take place on behalf of the University of the Highlands and Islands (UHI) to discuss a proposed new Gaelic Language Plan.
Argyll and Bute Council have agreed to roll out a Gaelic action plan across the region to promote the region’s heritage.
The public is to be asked its views on proposed Gaelic names for the most common shellfish in Scottish waters.
A Celtic society believes a city university’s plans to boost the numbers of Gaelic speakers is “lacking in ambition”.
Staff and pupils flooded through the gates of Bun-sgoil Ghàidhlig Phort Rìgh for the first time yesterday as the multi-million pound Gaelic medium school opened.
Pupils from Portree will today attend different primary schools for the first time as a new Gaelic School opens its doors.
A language expert in Moray wants to set up a group in the region to encourage toddlers to start speaking Gaelic.
He was one of Scotland’s greatest - but shyest - poets.
He was a man hailed for helping to preserve the Gaelic language.
Council taxpayers forked out nearly £41,000 last year transporting 15 pupils to the Gaelic school in Inverness - the highest amount paid since at least 2010.
Pupils from four different schools across the isles have been shortlisted for the prestigious FilmG awards.
It is sometimes the most basic of names which hold the most meaning and Ar Dachaigh is no exception.
One of Scotland’s best known Gaelic campaigners has died.
Oban could soon being joining the ranks of Portree, Fort William, Inverness, Glasgow and Edinburgh in getting its own Gaelic school.
A choir based in a small Lochaber village walked away with top prizes at the Mod yesterday afternoon.
A talented singer and teacher from Mull, who was presented with the Gaelic Ambassador of the Year award yesterday, admitted she was “speechless” when she heard the news.
The number of secondary pupils studying Gaelic in the Outer Hebrides – regarded as the traditional stronghold of the language – has witnessed a significant decline in the past 10 years.
The Royal National Mod returns to Lochaber next month, with entry numbers expected to be the highest in a decade.
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North-east councillors have dismissed concerns that education chiefs in Aberdeenshire have spent close to £40,000 a year sending seven pupils to the city to study Gaelic.
Education chiefs in Aberdeenshire spend close to £40,000 a year sending seven pupils to the city to study Gaelic.