(Preliminary Information – please check over the next few days for further updates 30/3/05)
An Comann Ceilteach. Coinneamh Bhliadhnail ‘05
The Celtic League Annual General Meeting ‘05
Date: To be held on FRIDAY 12 - SUNDAY
14th AUGUST 2005
DIHAOINE 12mh - DI-DOMHNAICH 14mh LUNASDAL 2005
Venue: At Sabhal Mor Ostaig (“The Gaelic College”), Teangue,
An t-Eilean Sgitheanach (Isle of Skye)
Aig SMO ann an Sleite, An t-Eilean Sgitheanach, Alba
Getting to and from SMO - a' Siubhail gu SMO
Tha duilleag eile air a' cuspair seo, tha ceangail aig bun na duilleige.
is a separate page for this information, please see bottom.
Fri. Eve/Di-h f. - Informal get together of delegates & possible lectures on the history/culture/politics of
neo-fhoirmeil agus ‘s docha oraidean air iomadh cuspairean mar cultar, eachdraidh agus poileataigs.
Sat. All day/Di-Sa fad n. L. - AGM business/Coinneamh (CL members only!)
Eve. /Di-Sa f. Orain 7 Ceol/Music and song, Ceilidh
na Gaidhealtachd” (A “Taste” of Scottish Gaelic culture - an informal night)
and musicians from ALL Celtic countries are welcome to join in!
sinn failte air luchd-ciuil Ceilteach sam bith!
Sun pm/Di-D f. - Guided tours - some of our Scottish members will show delegates/friends round some cultural sites
are also some “Summer School” courses held at the college from Mon-Fri on the weeks before and after the AGM weekend.
These include Gaidhlig (all levels), Scottish Gaelic song workshops (with Christine Primrose), Clarsach (Scots harp) and Piping.
on this can be found among the links at the bottom of the page.
area contains including some of the highest mountains in Scotland, Norse sites, castles (including one where Cuchulainn is
said to have stayed!), the Clan Donald centre (with heavy horse rides). It is also possible to take in the world famous Eilean
Donan castle on the way to the college, which has featured in many films from “Highlander” to James Bond.
in the college’s halls of residence is available, with views out to the Sound of Sleat (sea), Morar, and mountainscapes.
rate for CL participants is £30 per night for a single room, and £25 per night per person, for two people sharing a twin room.
are especially encouraged to come along.
price includes a contribution for the musical entertainment, meeting facilities, and the tours. For more information:
Les Mac an Ultaigh,
Eilean Leodhas/Isle of Lewis,
include SAE). Details will also be sent out to national secretaries.
(UK & IOM): 01851 830433 (Ann an RA 7 Manainn)
(Irish Republic, Breizh etc:) +44-1851-830433 ( ann am Poblachd na h-Eireann/Breizh
Some further information:
1)Getting to and from SMO - a' Siubhail gu SMO:
2) Available courses