2009 Press Releases

January

Press Release – Comunn na Gàidhlig launches Iomairtean Cànain (Community Language Initiatives)

Press Release – Tobar an Dualchais to perfidheaorm at Celtic Connections

Press Release – Bòrd na Gàidhlig welcomes Scottish Government’s draft Gaelic plan

Press Release – Comunn na Gàidhlig extends Graduate Placement Scheme

Press Release – Bòrd na Gàidhlig to implement changes and review plan for future

Febuary

Press Release – Bòrd na Gàidhlig launches mygaelic.com

Press Release – Bòrd na Gàidhlig issues tenders for research projects

Press Release – Skiing goes Gaelic

Press Release – MG ALBA praises emerging creative talent at inaugural Gaelic screen award ceremony

Press Release – Scottish Press Awards Gaelic competition date extended

Press Release – Another eight organisations developing Gaelic plans

Press Release – Members reappointed to Bòrd na Gàidhlig

Press Release – Bòrd na Gàidhlig Chair appointed

March

Press Release – National Conference for Parents

Press Release – Comunn na Gàidhlig launches student summer placement scheme 2009

Press Release – Cearcaill na Gàidhlig: The Gaelic Rings showcase at the AyeWrite! Book Festival

Press Release – Class Size Targets

Press Release – Bòrd na Gàidhlig begins process to select Ceannard

Press Release – Local Businesses to explore opportunities for Gaelic

Press Release – St Kilda at the Edinburgh International Festival

Press Release – BBC ALBA scoop award on final day of Celtic Media Festival

Press Release – Mygaelic.com exceeds 1,000 users

Press Release – National conference for parents to discuss best practice in Gaelic Medium Education

April

Press Release – Bòrd na Gàidhlig welcomes appointment of Gaelic Arts Officer for Creative Scotland

Press Release – Bòrd na Gàidhlig Board meetings to engage with Gaelic community

Press Release – Bòrd na Gàidhlig encourages Gaelic responses to census trial

Press Release – Bòrd na Gàidhlig supports next three Mods

Press Release – Bòrd na Gàidhlig support focus on consultations

Press Release – Council delays Caithness Gaelic Meeting

May

Press Release – Comunn na Gàidhlig launches iomairt Gàidhlig Loch Abair

Press Release – Gaelic Schools week in Edinburgh

Press Release – Bòrd na Gàidhlig funding for community projects

Press Release – Bòrd na Gàidhlig welcomes progress of Gaelic Cheques with RBS

Press Release – Bòrd na Gàidhlig and Scottish Arts Council honour Donald Meek and launch Literary Award

Press Release – Bòrd na Gàidhlig commissions major research exercises

Press Release – Sgoil Shamhraidh Drama team 2009 announced

Press Release – Major Photographic competition captures the life of the Gael

Press Release – HIE launches three-year Gaelic Plan

June

Press Release – Gaelic initiatives being established across Scotland

Press Release – Support from MG ALBA and Scottish League for Cuach na Cloinne

Press Release – Camanachd Association launch Gaelic Shinty resources

Press Release – Bòrd na Gàidhlig hosts Teacher’s seminar

Press Release – Colmcille promotes Gaelic and Language learning opportunities

Press Release – Bòrd na Gàidhlig begins restructuring process

July

Press Release – Bòrd na Gàidhlig writing to support BBC ALBA

Press Release – Bòrd na Gàidhlig takes centre stage at the gathering

August

Press Release – Bòrd na Gàidhlig welcomes Scottish Government commitment to Gaelic

Press Release – Education Secretary visits Lews Castle College

Press Release – SQA launches Gaelic Language Plan Consultation

Press Release – UHI to consult on Gaelic Plan

Press Release – Bòrd na Gàidhlig welcomes major investment in Gaelic schools

September

Press Release – Bòrd na Gàidhlig welcomes further Scottish Government commitment to Gaelic Education

Press Release – A great tour for the Great Book

Press Release – Commitment to Culture and International work remains – Russell

Press Release – Bòrd na Gàidhlig restructuring gathers pace

October

Press Release – Sabhal Mòr Ostaig welcomes new artists in residence

Press Release – Colmcille announce Shinty/Hurling International sponsorship

Press Release – Bòrd na Gàidhlig to support Radio Mod

Press Release – Comann na Gàidhlig to support Shinty International Awards

Press Release – Bòrd na Gàidhlig supports DVD launch

Press Release – Bòrd na Gàidhlig launches education information leaflet

Press Release – Bòrd na Gàidhlig restructuring process moves apace

Press Release – Bòrd na Gàidhlig meets in Uist

Press Release – Bòrd na Gàidhlig encourages participation in review of BBC ALBA

Press Release – Final preparations underway for BT ALBA Debate 2009

November

Press Release – Local Gaelic Singer wins International Songwriting competition

Press Release – New Chief Executive to Lead Gaelic Development Agency

Press Release – Bòrd na Gàidhlig confirms key senior appointment

December

Press Release – Salmond announces Ministerial changes

Press Release – Enjoying BBC ALBA? Want to see it on Freeview?

Press Release – New Scottish ‘Enlightenment’ boosted by £5.29 million investment

Press Release – Bòrd na Gàidhlig welcomes minister’s call for action on using Gaelic

Press Release – Bòrd na Gàidhlig and Scottish Arts Council launch the Donald Meek award

Press Release – HIE underlines commitment to value of Gaelic

Press Release – Bòrd na Gàidhlig welcomes career opportunities

Press Release – Bòrd na Gàidhlig submits action plan on learning and using Gaelic