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For nearly 200 years, the Royal Celtic Society has been at the cutting edge of activity to support the language, literature, music and culture of the Highlands and Western Islands of Scotland. The Society holds regular events for members, awards medals for excellence in music and literature and sponsors a wide range of organisations dedicated to the traditions, language and arts of the Highlands and Islands.

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Society Assists STA Acquisition

by Peter Eslea Macdonald

The stunning late 18th century coat belonging to the Ancient Caledonian Society was recently secured at auction by the Scottish Tartans Aughority with generous support from the Royal Celtic Society and others.

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European Year of Cultural Heritage

Commissioner HoganThe Society's Chairman and Vice Chairman were invited to attend the launch of the European Year of Cultural Heritage (EYCH) in hte French Consulate (formerly the Lothian Chambers) on George IV Bridge recently.

Representatives attended from across the Scottish heritage and cultural spectrum to hear speeches from, inter alia, Culture Secretary Fiona Hyslop and Phil Hogan, the European Union Commissioner from Ireland, who is taking the lead on this initiative.

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