Royal Celtic Society ArmsThe Royal Celtic Society

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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Evolution of ‘Glasgow Gaelic’

New research from Dr Claire Nance is showing that there is now a distinctive Glasgow brand of Gaelic. Glasgow accounts for 10% of Scotland's 65000 Gaelic speakers - the highest concentration of speakers of the language outside the Western Isles.

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Spring Lunch at the New Club

The Royal Celtic Society’s next members’ event will be our Spring Lunch at the New Club in Edinburgh’s Princes Street.

The event is open to all members and their guests and represents excellent value at £29.50 per head, including drinks.

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