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Do Theanga, Do Rogha - Glac Leis agus Bígí Linn!

Am-chlár 2009
Timetable for Irish Language events in 2009

January 1st

Deadline for application to the college of Dún Chaoin
(See May 2009)

January 5th

The launch of 'Scréach Ón Tuama' by Peter Tremayne. Peter has an international reputation and his books have been translated into many languages, including Welsh and Breton. There will be a limited number of signed copies of his new book available. Reserve your copy now!

January 12th

The new edition of Iris na Gaeilge Newsletter.
Do you have a subscription? Our latest Newsletter is full of Irish Language information and has details of coming events in Britain or Europe. To obtain your copy contact

Christy Evans at 14 Chelmsford Road, Shenfield, Essex, CM15 8RQ.

January 19th

The launch of D'ainm Álainn, the new CD by acclaimed singer and Irish speaker Jo Chedgey.

January 30th

Lá Gaelach, Luton. Join us in Luton! Luton is only thirty minutes from central London.

March 2009 The Seachtain na Gaeilge. This is the global festival of the Irish language. What will YOU do in Your local area? See
May 23rd - 27th

Coláiste nf nGael in Dún Chaoin on the Dingle Peninsula. Our comfortable, self-contained accommodation features a restaurant and classrooms. We are in the heart of the Kerry Gaeltacht, with the Blasket Islands immediately in front of our college!
The cost of four nights' full board accommodation, flights, excurstions, airport transfers and tuition is around £495.

September 19th

There will be an Irish day in Coventry with an optional extension visit to Stratford on Sunday 20th. For more details

September 25th

A delegation visit to 10 Downing Street

October 3rd

Lá Gaelach in Weston Super Mare, Somerset.
Irish Day, the Winter Gardens, Weston Super Mare, Somerset. Join us on the sea-front for Irish activities, exhibitions, music and a singing workshop by Marianne mcAleer - the Fleadh Cheoil na Breataine Award Winner for 2009. There will be free entry for people who attended the Irish day in Coventry!

October 28th

Fáinne Award Ceremony at the Embasy of Ireland in London. The Ambassador will award the Fáinne. (Only a few places left.)

N0v '09 - Feb '10

Events in Kent, Essex, London, Manchester, Hampshire, Glasgow, Notts and Somerset.

If you want an event to come to your area, let us know, and help us make the event happen.

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* TICKETS for all the events listed above must be purchased in advanced. Residential events tend to sell out 4 months in advance.