Spreagadh & Rí-Rá in Number 6 Launch of an Irish language programme of events for the public with support from an Ciste Spreagtha and reopening of Raidió Rí-Rá studio in Uimhir 6, Harcourt Street.

Spreagadh & Rí-Rá in Number 6    Launch of an Irish language programme of events for the public with support from an Ciste Spreagtha and reopening of Raidió Rí-Rá studio in Uimhir 6, Harcourt Street.

Minister of State and Government Chief-Whip Jack Chambers, TD, launched an extensive programme of Irish language community events with support from an Ciste Spreagtha last night, Thursday 26th May, and reopened the refurbished studio in Raidió Rí-Rá, the national Irish Language radio station for young people, in Dublin on the same night.

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‘Historic day’ for Irish language Community as Acht Gaeilge finally to be ‘introduced’ in Westminster - but caution urged Immediate appointment of Irish language commissioner by Secretary of State is first litmus test of new law

‘Historic day’ for Irish language Community as Acht Gaeilge finally to be ‘introduced’ in Westminster - but caution urged   Immediate appointment of Irish language commissioner by Secretary of State is first litmus test of new law

Conradh na Gaeilge has reacted to the news that the long overdue Irish language legislation promised in New Decade New Approach is to be introduced tomorrow (Wednesday 25 May 2022) at Westminster. The bill will create a new office for an Irish language commissioner who will develop best practice standards for public authorities, alongside repealing the 1737 Act of Justice (Ireland) legislation which banned Irish from courts.

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Belfast turns red as biggest Irish language demonstration in a generation demands immediate implementation of IRISH LANGUAGE ACT Speakers call on British Government and DUP to end decades of Irish language veto and obstruction

Belfast turns red as biggest Irish language demonstration in a generation demands immediate implementation of IRISH LANGUAGE ACT  Speakers call on British Government and DUP to end decades of Irish language veto and obstruction

Thousands of Irish speaking families, community groups, GAA teams,  sports clubs and others joined together in a colourful and vibrant march through Belfast City Centre today demanding immediate implementation of an Irish language Act. The event labelled “An Lá Dearg”  left from Cultúrlann McAdam Ó Fiaich and walked to Belfast City Hall where speakers and singers called for equality and recognition for the Irish language here in the form of strong, rights-based legislation as promised at St Andrews in 2006. 

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Thousands to descend upon Belfast for historic Irish language Lá Dearg demanding Irish Language Act An Dream Dearg takes to the streets of Belfast for what is billed to be the biggest Irish language rights event of a generation

Thousands to descend upon Belfast for historic Irish language Lá Dearg demanding Irish Language Act  An Dream Dearg takes to the streets of Belfast for what is billed to be the biggest Irish language rights event of a generation

Tomorrow, Saturday 21th May, will see An Lá Dearg turn the streets of Belfast red. Organised by Irish language rights campaign network ‘An Dream Dearg’, Belfast is set to welcome thousands of Irish language families and friends to what is billed to be the a momentous occasion for the Irish language community. With over 25 buses coming from all over Ireland, and thousands pledging their support online, it is sure to be an historic event in the long-standing campaign for an Irish language Act. Crowds will convene at Cultúrlann McAdam Ó Fiaich for 1pm and will walk to Belfast City Hall, where young Irish speakers will set out their case for a society that recognises and celebrates the Irish language.

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The country's 3rd level students are very active in promoting the Irish language The students' work was recognised last night when Rónán Ó Domhnaill, An Coimisinéir Teanga, presented the first certificates and awards of the ‘Gníomhaí Gaeilge’ scheme

The country's 3rd level students are very active in promoting the Irish language  The students' work was recognised last night when Rónán Ó Domhnaill, An Coimisinéir Teanga, presented the first certificates and awards of the ‘Gníomhaí Gaeilge’ scheme

Rónán Ó Domhnaill, An Coimisinéir Teanga, presented the first certificates and awards of the 'Gníomhaí Gaeilge' scheme to students, Irish language Societies and 3rd level Students' Unions last night, Tuesday, 17 May, in the Guinness Enterprise Center in Dublin.

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