Tuesday, August 9, 2022

Tag: Gaelic

Cost of building Gaelic school soars

By Neil Pooran THE cost of creating a school for Gaelic speakers in Edinburgh has rocketed by more than £1.5m to £3.5m, it emerged today. The...

BBC Alba costs £150 per viewer

By Cara Sulieman BBC SCOTLAND has spent a whopping £30 million pounds on their Gaelic language channel, without knowing exactly how many people are watching. BBC...

Gaelic Facebook “waste of money”

By Rory Reynolds A GOVERNMENT-backed ‘Gaelic Facebook’ that received £250,000 in taxpayers cash has attracted just 1,500 members. MyGaelic.com, a social networking site launched by culture...

Clan leader hopes to reclaim ancient territory

By Cara Sulieman A CLAN chief is plotting to take back land that he claims once used to belong to his family. Ranald MacDonald, chief of...

Scotland’s oldest book goes on display

  By Cara Sulieman SCOTLAND’S oldest surviving book is set to go on display tomorrow (Friday) for the first time in over forty years. The pocket-sized medieval...

Gaelic Facebook ready to hit the net

By Cara Sulieman A GLASWEGIAN who can't speak a word of Gaelic dreamt up Scotland's new Celtic social networking site. Hot on the heels of Facebook...

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