In the TG4 series Spillane an Fánaí/Spillane the Wanderer, the eponymous Corkman travelliec the length and breadth of Ireland getting to know the town through the locals he meets while his new series for TG4, Na Bailéid, looks at the stories behind our best known ballads ..
The Armagh Pipers Club has instilled in its members an unfaltering faith in the local music tradition, whilst encouraging musicians to defy stereotype and to catapult Irish traditional music into new spheres on a global stage. Píobairí Ard Mhacha - a new three part series for BBC Two Northern Ireland - starts on Monday 17 October at 10pm.
FEILE na Carraige, the community Irish language festival based in the Upper Springfield area of west Belfast, started on Monday with a week packed with events such as lectures, film club, events for children, coffee morning, meditation, family fun day, music night, mountain walk, health events and a 10km charity race.
Tá Michelle McIlveen i ndiaidh ainm Béarla a thabhairt ar an bhád, Banríon Uladh, ach tá an Béarla ag glacadh áit na Gaeilge le míle bliain. Taobh le galldú logainmneacha sa 19ú haois, is beag an rud é. Agus cuireann Robert McMillen an cheist, an bhfuil an BBC ag polaitiú na Gaeilge?
Múinteoirí is a new three-part television series made for BBC Northern Ireland which follows four students as they embark on their journey to become Irish medium teachers in local Gaelscoileanna – while dealing with the various challenges of everyday life. It starts on BBC2 on Monday night at 10pm.