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Feb 20
Gradam Ghlór na nGael awarded in memory of Séamus Mac Géidigh

It was announced on RTÉ Raidió na Gaeltachta’s ‘Iris Aniar’ programme, on Friday morning, that this years ‘Gradam Ghlór na nGael’ will be presented to the family of Séamus Mac Géidigh.  The honour is to be bestowed in both remembrance of the man and in recognition of the role that Séamus had as a member of the Gort a’ […]

Feb 17
Glór na nGael Competition 2016 winners announced!

During a special edition of the RTÉ Raidió na Gaeltacht programme Iris Aniar, Nóra Welby, Bainisteoir and Eoghan Mac Cormaic, Leas Cheannasaí Ghlór na nGael revealed the results of the 2016 Glór na nGael competitions.  They announced grand total of up to €79,000 worth of prizes to be awarded to Irish language community groups and […]

Feb 15
2016 National Competition – winners due to be announced!

We will be announcing the results of our 2016 National Competition, along with the shortlist for the main prize, live on RTÉ Raidió na Gaeltachta this Friday, February 17th. Listen in to Iris Aniar, live from 09.15!  

Jan 11
Register now for the 2017 Glór na nGael Competition

The registration form for the 2017 Glór na nGael Competition is now available at the link below.  Completed forms should be returned to by 17 March 2017.  If you require any advice or assistance filling out this form, please contact a Glór na nGael staff member. Foirm Iontrála 2017 The annual Glór na nGael […]

Jan 10
Register now for Joe McDonnagh Foundation 2017

The 2017 registration form for the Joe McDonnagh Foundation is now available.  We advise clubs that are interested in taking part in the Foundation this year contact Frainc Mac Cionnaith, as soon as possible. The Joe McDonagh Foundation is a support service provided by Glór na nGael and the Gaelic Athletic Association to GAA clubs wishing […]

Dec 06
Féasta 100 on Nuacht TG4

Nuacht TG4 broadcast a piece from Féasta 100 on Sunday, December 4th Many thanks to Caoimhe Ní Chathail, who was with us on the night, and who put the piece together You can watch the clip here

Dec 06
Picture Gallery from Féasta 100 on have published a gallery of pictures from the Féasta celebrations on December 3rd All of the pictures can be viewed at this link:  

Dec 01
Gallery: Launch of Fondúireacht Sheosaimh Mhic Dhonncha

President of the GAA, Aogán Ó Fearghaíl officially launched Fondúireacht Sheosaimh Mhic Dhonncha at an event in Croke Park last night.  Fondúireacht Sheosaimh Mhic Dhonncha is a joint support scheme between Glór na nGael and the GAA itself for clubs wishing to promote the language. In attendance at the event we senior members and officers of […]

Nov 29
The Joe McDonnagh Foundation Launch

Aogán Ó Fearghaíl, President of the GAA will launch a new foundation in Croke Park this week to encourage and give recognition to the promotion of the Irish language in the Gaelic Athletic Association. Fondúireacht Sheosaimh Mhic Dhonncha is a joint support scheme between Glór na nGael and the GAA itself for clubs wishing to promote […]

Nov 29
Adjudication of Glór na nGael National Competition 2016

The Glór na nGael team were on the road during the month of November, conducting our annual adjudication for our competition for Irish language community development groups. We travelled from one end of the country to the other, from Donegal to Cork, meeting all the groups and finding out about their work during the year. […]

Oct 24
Féasta 100

Féasta 100 will take place in our capital city at the Double Tree by Hilton Hotel, Upper Lesson Street, Dublin. The management and staff of the Double Tree by Hilton Hotel have enthusiastically welcomed Irish language training to provide service trí Ghaeilge on the night which will include menus and signage.  Hosting 700 Irish speaking […]