Scott Brown Leigh Griffiths help out at helping hands

Neil Lennon joins former footballers as they lend Helping Hands to football festival

HIBS boss Neil Lennon was at the fore as familiar faces from the world of Scottish football gathered to join the Irishman in celebrating the work of Helping Hands...
Glaswegian musician Roisin Anne Hughes

Success stories from All-Ireland Fleadh

THIS year was a particularly successful year for Scotland at the All-Ireland Fleadh in Ennis and it was especially poignant that the Irish Minstrels branch of CCÉ equalled their...
Great Hunger Ireland

Generations will know that Glasgow remembers

IT HAS been more than two years since the first open meeting of the Irish community in Glasgow was called to discuss building a memorial to An Gorta Mór...
Irish language march

Time to act to protect the Irish language

WHEN I first began learning Irish just over six years ago my thoughts about an Irish Language Act were very different to today. I saw no need for legislation,...
Sean Lyons with paintings

A talent for sights and sounds

“Creativity is the greatest rebellion in existence.” Osho IT’S NO surprise that the grandson of a man who watched the Easter Rising leaders lead the Irish Volunteers and Irish Citizen Army...
Irish Flag Waving

Celebrating Irishness in Scotland

THE Grange Club in Edinburgh will play host to a special celebration of Irishness next month, with the Irish community in Scotland set to descend on the Stockbridge venue...