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GAELTACHT CHEANADA

 

Osclaíodh "Gaeltacht Cheanada" i Meitheamh 2007. D'inis Aralt d'Eoghan Ó Néill faoin ócáid agus faoi na pleananna atá acu don todhchaí.

Canada's first Gaeltacht area was officially opened in June 2007. Aralt Mac Giolla Chainnigh updated Eoghan Ó Néill on the historic occasion and told him about the plans for the future.

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CanadaTá Gaeilgeoirí Cheanada i ndiaidh píosa talaimh a cheannach chun Gaeltacht a chur ar bun. Cad é a spreag an plean seo an chéad lá anuas Gaeltacht a bhunú i gCeanada? Labhraíonn Karen Kirby le Aralt Mac Giolla Chainnigh, Ceanadach a bhfuil dlúthbhaint aige leis an tionscnamh seo. Agus ar dtús, insíonn Aralt di faoin mhór-thionchar a bhí ag fear as Béal Feirste ar ghluaiseacht na Gaeilge sa cheantar...

Irish speakers have purchased land in Erinsville, Ontario, which they hope will eventually be home to a permanent Gaeltacht community - the first of its kind outside of Ireland. Karen Kirby speaks to Aralt Mac Giolla Chainnigh, a Canadian with fluent Irish and a long-standing involvement in the local Irish-speaking community. First off, Aralt talks about the Belfast connection…

 

 

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