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Summer Stories: Annie

Summer Stories: Annie

Annie from the London Gaelic class went to the Sidmouth Folk Festival this summer. And who should she bump into there but... Domhnall, from the London Gaelic Class! Annie says: "It was fantastic to hear great Scottish talent like Feis Rois Ceilidh Trail, Kim Carnie...

Gaelic Holiday Vlog

Gaelic Holiday Vlog

Colin West from the London Gaelic class made a vlog of his holiday on the Islands. It is in Gaelic with English subtitles.   You can watch the vlog here or below:   Vlog ann an Gàidhlig - Laithean-Saora ‘sna h-Eileanan from Colin West on Vimeo....

Peat and Diesel to gig in London in 2020

Peat and Diesel to gig in London in 2020

Lewis punk/folk band Peat and Diesel will be playing in London early in 2020. Tickets go on sale on Ticketweb on Friday 30 August. The gig will be at the Slaughtered Lamb in Clerkenwell on 7 February 2020. Get your tickets now, fellow London Gaels! Woo hoo!...

Big Gaelic Ceilidh Photos

Photos from the joint London Gaelic Choir (Còisir Lunnainn) and London Gaelic Society (Comunn Gàidhlig Lunnainn) Spring Ceilidh at the London Welsh Centre on 11 May 2019. Click on any picture for the full-size version.   [gallery size="large"...

Two cracking Gaelic concerts coming up in London…

Two cracking Gaelic concerts coming up in London…

Mary Ann Kennedy will be touring her new album, Glaschu, at the Finnish Church in Rotherhithe on 3rd May. More info here. Tickets available through Tuned In here. Then on 21 June Brìghde Chaimbeul will be playing at King's Place. Info and tickets available here....

The London Ceilidh Club

The London Ceilidh Club

Domhnall Wilson dons his dancing shoes to tell us about ceilidh culture in London... Is toil leam a’ bhith a’dannsadh. Mar sin, bidh mi a’ dol gu Cecil Sharp House ann an Camden. [I like to dance. So I go to Cecil Sharp House in Camden.]   Ceilidhs are held most...

Which famous musician was born in Scotland, but died in Dulwich?

Which famous musician was born in Scotland, but died in Dulwich?

Video Report: Click play below to watch the video report.  GOPR0406-1 from Colin West on Vimeo. Apologies for the mistakes in the Gaelic - I am still a learner! Translation into English follows (I don't know how to do subtitles!): Hello everyone. I am Colin West and...

The London Gaelic class

The London Gaelic class

City Lit is a hundred years old this year. But the London Gaelic class is older still. Mark Rae explains…

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