Press Releases

06Jun

Colmcille heritage celebrated in Christ Church Cathedral

The heritage of Colmcille or Columba was celebrated at a special event in the Music Room in Christ Church Cathedral on Saturday 8...

23May

More than 7,000 young authors take part in Scríobh Leabhar 2018/19

At events on the 20 and 21 May 2019 in Tralee Education Centre awards were presented to some of the 1,352 children who...

03May

Grants worth €358,754 approved by Foras na Gaeilge board during the West Waterford Food Festival

At the third meeting of 2019 on Friday 26 April, during the West Waterford Food Festival in Rinn Ó gCuanach, the Foras na...

24Apr

New English-Irish Dictionary has over two million users in a twelve-month period for the first time

Foras na Gaeilge is delighted to announce that over two million users consulted the New English-Irish Dictionary website, foclóir.ie, in the twelve-month period...

15Mar

Grants approved for Scottish and Irish Gaelic joint projects and for drama companies

At the second meeting of 2019 on Friday 8 March in Belfast,  the Foras na Gaeilge board approved grants for Scottish and Irish...

14Mar

All aboard with Téarma.ie

A new version of www.téarma.ie, The National Terminology Database for Irish, was launched during Seachtain na Gaeilge at a launch event at Foras...

13Mar

TechFéile 2019

TechFéile 2019   Thursday 14 March 2019, The Black Box Theatre, Galway ​ The TechSpace Programme is an inspirational and celebratory day for...

18Jan

€95,864 approved for Festivals Scheme 2019

Foras na Gaeilge is delighted to announce that grants worth €95,864 have been approved for 42 festivals to be run during 2019 through...

10Jan

Significant update to content of the New English-Irish Dictionary

  “Body shaming, single-use plastic, withdrawal agreement and emergency accommodation included for the first time”  Foras na Gaeilge completed a significant update to...

07Dec

More than €3 million in grants approved by Foras na Gaeilge board at last meeting of the year

Foras na Gaeilge is pleased to announce that more than €3 million in grants have been approved, in the areas of radio, literature,...

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