Scéal Dún-na-nGall ar an Idirlíon / County Donegal on the Net News Vol.5 No.1 October / Deireadh Fómhair 2003 Holiday In Ireland in 2003-2004
The Irish language club Sult has returned for a fifth series each Thursday in the Castle Inn, beside Jury's Christchurch Inn, Dublin. The doors open at 8.30 p.m. and the entertainment will begin at 9.00 p.m.
Further Information at Club Sult.
Sult is offering Irish language classes at Pearse House, 27 Pearse Street, Dublin. This is your chance to learn the language in a relaxed and friendly atmosphere. There will be 6 levels and the courses will commence on the 22nd of September. Each course will last 20 weeks. Total cost: €200. Further information from
Cló Ceardlann na gCnoc (Donegal) in partnership with Iomairt Cholm Cille and Taigh Chearsabhagh (North Uist) are offering a three month artists-in-residence exchange between Scots Gàidhlig and Irish Gaelic Artists.
The exchange programme will begin early in 2004. The scheme will be launched on Sunday 2 November 2003 at the artist in residence house at Teach a' tSléibhe, Mín a' Lea, Gort a' Choirce, Donegal. If you are interested in applying to this project e-mail before Friday 17 October 2003. Short listed applicants will be interviewed early in November. For more information see Cló Ceardlann na gCnoc or Taigh Chearsabhagh.
Irish language & Cultural Weekend - Gortahork
Dáil Uladh is hosting an Intensive Irish language & Cultural weekend in the Gortahork from Friday 24th until Sunday 26th October 2003. Classes available at all levels - Beginners, Medium &Advanced.
Tutors are native speakers from the local area agus the emphasis is on practicing and developing conversational skills.
On Friday night there will be a Ceilí and on Saturday night popular storyteller and singer Gearóidin Breathach from Rannafast will be entertaining us with her repertoire of Sean-nós and folktales.
Nightclasses and other groups are welcome as well as individuals. Cost: €30 per person, special discount for groups.
For information and Bookings please call Dáil Uladh at 074 65822 Or e-mail us ar Or write to: Dáil Uladh, Gortahork, Co. Donegal.
Shall His Epitaph be Written?
The Screig Gallery is hosting a multimedia exhibition from September 20th to Ocotber 20th, 2003 to commemorate the Bi-centenary of Robert Emmet. For further details see the Screig Gallery or email .
Golden Eagle project Award
A project to reintroduce the Golden Eagle to Donegal after a century's absence has received an An Taisce Award for environmental excellence.
The Golden Eagle Trust has successfully introduced 24 Golden Eagles 'flying free' from Glenve