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Irish-speaking areas in the North to receive official recogn

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Belfast in Co Antrim and Carntogher in Co Derry are among five areas across the island of Ireland that were chosen by a cross-border body, Foras na Gaeilge (FnaG), to apply for formal status as 'Irish language network' c ... ar lean »   buan-nasc »

Louth CoCo reveal Seachtain na Gaeilge 2018 schedule of even

1 lá ó shin ‎ Dundalk Democrat ‎
Seachtain na Gaeilge 2018 runs from Thursday March 1st to Saturday March 17th this year - and Louth County Council with celebrate with a series of cultural and sporting events to interest all ages. A series of events hav ... ar lean »   buan-nasc »

Irish and UK governments should legislate for an Irish Langu

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The Irish and British Governments should bring in an Irish Language Act and other key pieces of legislation in the North as a way of getting Stormont back up and running, SDLP leader Colum Eastwood has said. In a speech ... ar lean »   buan-nasc »

#Acht na Gaeilge

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Seawater swimming pool, bar and restaurant to open in Clontarf next week · NORTHERN IRELAND · The Council of Europe has told the UK to pass laws to protect the Irish language · Family of man shot dead by British Army won't be given report on the ... ... ar lean »   buan-nasc »

The Council of Europe has told the UK to pass laws to protec

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THE COUNCIL OF Europe has recommended that the United Kingdom introduce legislation to protect the Irish language and the rights of Irish speakers. In a new report published today, the organisation also recommend that th ... ar lean »   buan-nasc »

Public 'must be kept informed over talks on Irish language'

2 lá ó shin ‎ The Corkman ‎
... Donnghaile, a former lord mayor of Belfast and now an Irish senator, said it was an opportunity for members of the Oireachtas (Irish Parliament) committee ?to come and hear directly from groups about their concerns b ... ar lean »   buan-nasc »

Bertie Ahern asks Mary Lou to think of Unionists feelings re

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Former Taoiseach, Bertie Ahern has warned Mary Lou McDonald that she should be aware of the feelings of unionists in Northern Ireland if a stand-alone Irish Language Act is introduced. Speaking on Claire Byrne Live last ... ar lean »   buan-nasc »

We Protestants fear Gaelic, and we were raised to mock it

3 lá ó shin ‎ Irish Examiner ‎
I was overheard, and, unhelpfully, a courteous and confident, and similarly young, man pointed out to me that I could address my ignorance by attending one of their many Irish language classes. He was polite and welcoming. I said nothing, but I was . ... ar lean »   buan-nasc »

The Irish language community is well used to the slings and

4 lá ó shin ‎ the Irish News ‎
LÁN CULTÚIR: Irish language venues such as An Chultúrlann above are open to everyone to call in, have a wander around the bookshop. have a coffee or lunch, sign up for classes if you want ... Robert McMIllen. 19 February ... ar lean »   buan-nasc »

Most of those living in Ireland think the Irish language sho

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A MAJORITY OF people living in the south of Ireland believe that the Irish language should be legally protected in the North. The Irish language has become one of the largest stumbling blocks in talks aimed at relaunchin ... ar lean »   buan-nasc »