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Irish Language in Mayo

on the Radio

Parlaimint Mhaigh Eo with Máirtín Mac Dhonnchadha
Monday - 3.00-4.00pm on Raidió na Gaeltachta, 92-94fm

This programme is broadcast live from the Raidió na Gaeltachta studios in Castebar. Máirtín Mac Donnchadha will chair the discussions on this weekly programme which will focus on matters of national and international significance, and their relevance and importance to Mayo. Topics addressed will vary from economics to politics, from agriculture to the Irish language, and any other matter of interest. Regular panellists will include Pádraig Ó Gionnáin, Michael Tommy and Mary John Tom, and listeners are welcome to contact the programme.

T: 1850 22 0777      Text: 51553        R:         I:
Ceol agus Ealaíon with Joe Byrne
Tuesday - 10.00pm-1.00am ar MidWest Radio, 96.1fm

Tuesday night late show of Arts, Music and Gaeilge presented by the musician and singer Joe Byrne. Bilingual programme.

T: 094 96 30285           I:

Ar Éileamh - On Demand le Barbara Nic Dhonnacha
Luan - Aoine, 7.00pm -10.00pm ar iRadio, 102fm-104fm

Muisc programme with the top 10 most requested songs everyday, presented by Barbara Nic Dhonnacha a.k.a. An Sionnach Ninja! Bilingual programme.


in the Newspapers

'Beo go Deo'

A weekly article in the Connaught Telegraph written by Máirtín Ó Maicín, the column deals with everyday events of interest and pays special attention to human interest stories.


Weekly newspaper, available online and in the following shops every Friday: Liosta Siopaí i Maigh Eo


Weekly newspaper available with the Irish Independent every Wednesday.


Irish language current affair's from newspapers all over the country, you can regsiter with them to receive a daily upadate.

Opportunities to Speak Irish

There is a wealth of opportunities for people to practise and use whatever Irish they may have with  Irish language and cultural events held throughout the county, throughout the year, from conversations groups to music sessions to guided walks to film screenings, summer camps for children, Gaeltacht courses for adults. Find out what's going on in Mayo this month: May 2011

Oifig na Gaeilge

Áras an Chontae
An Meal
Caisleán an Bharraigh
Co. Mhaigh Eo
Phone: 094 904 7541

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