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New music from island singer

Renowned Highland singer Julie Fowlis will launch her acclaimed new album ‘alterum’ at Eden Court on Sunday 28 January.

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Bananaman The Musical

Liam Rudden: £70-odd for a ticket! Would you pay that?

AS you read this, the chances are I’ll be sitting in a theatre in London, watching a show that most theatre-goers will never get to see in Edinburgh.

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Nicole Bischofer, head of womenswear at COS

Fashion: Nicole Bischofer

As devoted fans of COS, the international label with a Scandinavian heritage, flock to its sole Scottish boutique in Glasgow’s Princes Square, one of its top creatives explains its appeal over the past decade

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COMPETITION - Design us 2017 Festive Banners

COMPETITION - Design us 2017 Festive Banners

Have you got what it takes to design the festive banners for the front page of the Stornoway Gazette in Christmas and New Year week?

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Deacon Blue are set to headline HebCelt in the summer

Deacon Blue to headline HebCelt

One of Scotland’s most successful and enduring bands, Deacon Blue, will headline the multi-award-winning Hebridean Celtic Festival next year as part of a tour to mark their 30-year career.

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Artists and guests mingle at gallery opening

New exhibition features local artist

A selection of Scottish artists are showcasing their work at Knock Castle in Perthshire with the launch of a new gallery in the exclusive and upmarket hotel.

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BBC Alba Presenters Cathy MacDonald and Niall Iain MacDonald promote the 2018 New year coverage.

BBC ALBA returns to Skye for its annual live Hogmanay celebration

BBC ALBA stars Cathy Macdonald and Niall Iain Macdonald have revealed a stunning line-up for the channel’s live Hogmanay programme.

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Dolina Ross of Karate Alba with the cast

Gaelic Pantomime starts three week tour

A fifteen-day national tour of a new Gaelic language pantomime Anna Bheag a’ Chòta Dheirg has begun this week in Glasgow and will tour to the Western Isles, starting in Barra on December 4th. Performances of the panto will also take place in South and North Uist, Benbecula, Harris and Lewis.

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Skippinish are just one of the great acts who will be entertaining us at HebCelt 2018.

First hebcelt 2018 acts announced

An enticing mix of international artists and home-grown talent make up the first acts announced for the multi-award-winning Hebridean Celtic Festival’s 2018 line-up.

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Do you know someone who fits the bill?

Nominate an ‘Unexpected Star’ for new Michael McIntyre TV series

A new BBC show hosted by Michael McIntyre is looking for new talent - but the nominees can’t find out…

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Elaine C. Smith in Barra. Photo by Sophie Stephenson

Elaine C. Smith flies in to the Highlands & Islands for a new series

A brand new series of Elaine C. Smith’s Burdz Eye View – starting on STV on 17 November – sees much-loved actress and comedian Elaine C. Smith continuing her travels around Scotland as she takes her one-woman stand-up tour across the length and breadth of the country.

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At the awards ceremony the team picked up an award for the 'Best Cultural Event or Festival'. Pictured are Caroline Mitchell from sponsors Chivas Brothers (centre) with Gayle Findlay, Iain MacPhail and Caroline MacLennan, Hebridean Celtic 
Festival.

More success for HebCelt

The internationally-acclaimed Hebridean Celtic Festival is centre stage again after picking up its third award in three weeks.

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Winter festival at An Lanntair

Winter festival at An Lanntair

An Lanntair in Stornoway is inviting the public to join them for a winter festival marking Scotland’s National Days of Celebration: St Andrew’s Day, Hogmanay and Burns Night.

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Cathy MacDonald will present seven programmes from Fort William, which will include 15 hours of live programming.

Record-breaking 15 hours of live Royal National Mòd 2017

BBC ALBA today (Tuesday) reveals extended live coverage of this year’s Royal National Mòd, which is taking place across Lochaber.

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Friday the 13th: Why is it unlucky?

Friday the 13th: Why is it unlucky?

It’s Friday 13th, the most cursed day in the calendar.

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Rocket Post special free performances in Harris

Rocket Post special free performances in Harris

Rocket Post, Lewis Hetherington’s inventive new show for children and grown-ups is based on the incredible true story of Gerhard Zucker and his ill-fated attempts to bring a rocket-based postal service to the Western Isles in 1934.

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Lochs Choir 60th anniversary event

Lochs Choir 60th anniversary event

Although the Lochs Gaelic Choir was formed as a ladies choir in 1951, it wasn’t until 1957 that it became a mixed choir…and the rest, as they say, is history!

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Curtain up on theatre productions

Curtain up on theatre productions

Two Gaelic drama productions: Aisling Meadhan Oidhche Samhraidh [A Midsummer Night’s Dream] & Togail Nàisean [Building a Nation] are to be staged this autumn, produced and developed by Glasgow Life.

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Runrig announce additional farewell concert

Runrig announce additional farewell concert

Due to amazing demand for tickets to The Last Dance, Runrig, the Scottish Celtic rock band, have today (Tuesday) announced that they will perform an extra farewell concert in Stirling’s City Park on Friday, August 17th.

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Theatre in Schools Scotland comes to the Islands

Theatre in Schools Scotland comes to the Islands

Theatre in Schools Scotland is touring acclaimed productions to primary schools throughout the country as part of its 2017 tour and is bringing performances of Jason and the Argonauts to Lewis next week.

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