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Mayor hosts Irish Language Celebratory Event at Mossley Mill

15 March 2018

It was all happening at Theatre at The Mill last night, as Mayor of Antrim and Newtownabbey, Councillor Paul Hamill hosted an event to mark Irish Language Week. The event welcomed various Irish groups from across the Borough including Crawford Academy of Irish Dance, Gaelscoil Éanna, Ionad Teaghlaigh Ghleann Darach, Gaelscoil Ghleann Darach, Brian Ó Doibhlin, Aoibheann Devlin and Gaelscoil na Tamhnaí Móire.

Mayor of Antrim and Newtownabbey, Councillor Paul Hamill commented on the evening, “It is superb to see such a fantastic turn out to this event. I am delighted that the Council can show support to Irish Language Week and showcase the fantastic talent in our Borough. I would like to extend my warmest welcome to all of the guests here this evening, especially those who are performing.”

Irish Language Week takes place from the 1 March to 17 March and is the biggest and longest running Irish language festive event in the calendar year.