United Kingdom  

Gaelic

Latest news and video coverage curated from trusted media outlets

0
shares
ShareTweetSavePostSend
 

Jenna Dewan and Steve Kazee detail touching meaning behind newborn son's name [Video]

Jenna Dewan and Steve Kazee detail touching meaning behind newborn son's name

Jenna Dewan and Steve Kazee chose to call their newborn son Callum - because he's such a peaceful baby.

Credit: Cover Video STUDIO     Duration: 00:34Published
Top Shows Coming To Minneapolis In March [Video]

Top Shows Coming To Minneapolis In March

Phil Thompson shares his what shows are coming up in the Twin Cities, including The Lumineers, Jason Aldeen, and musical Anastasia (3:24). WCCO 4 Mid-Morning – March 6, 2020

Credit: CBS 4 WCCO Minnesota     Duration: 03:25Published
Kate gives Gaelic football a whirl in Galway [Video]

Kate gives Gaelic football a whirl in Galway

The Duchess of Cambridge showed off her Gaelic football skills in Galway as part of the Cambridges' Ireland tour. The visit to a local Gaelic athletics club saw the royal couple bring their tour of the..

Credit: PA - Press Association STUDIO     Duration: 00:41Published
Prince William and Kate try traditional Gaelic sports [Video]

Prince William and Kate try traditional Gaelic sports

The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge had a go at two traditional Irish sports, hurling and Gaelic football, on the third and final day of their official visit to the country. Salthill Knocknacarra..

Credit: ODN     Duration: 03:49Published

You Might Like


Isle of Man Gaelic school comes under government control

BBC Local News: Isle of Man -- The change will bring more support to the island's only Gaelic school, helping the language "flourish".
BBC Local News - Published

Cambuslang club Tir Conaill Harps look forward with new boss amid Covid comeback

cambuslang club tir conaill harps look forward with new boss amid covid comeback
Dave Kellett has been confirmed as the new boss at the Gaelic football outfit.
Daily Record - Published

The GAA community enjoyed games like never before last weekend and who can blame them?

the gaa community enjoyed games like never before last weekend and who can blame them?
On the first day back for Gaelic Games since the coronavirus pandemic forced all sport into lockdown, the eyes of the nation were always going to be focused on a few mouthwatering ties on Friday night..
Belfast Telegraph - Published

Regardless of political backgrounds, fair-minded people will welcome new Belfast GAA club

regardless of political backgrounds, fair-minded people will welcome new belfast gaa club
Regardless of political backgrounds, fair-minded people will welcome the establishment of a new sports club in east Belfast during the pandemic. The emergence of the East Belfast Gaelic Association..
Belfast Telegraph - Published

How covering Tyrone action became a worldwide hit for online Team Talk Mag crew

how covering tyrone action became a worldwide hit for online team talk mag crew
At last, it's here - the day everyone in Gaelic games can gather once again to play, cheer, argue and fall out.
Belfast Telegraph - Published

GAA expecting limited number of fans back at matches as Northern Ireland Executive to relax restrictions

gaa expecting limited number of fans back at matches as northern ireland executive to relax restrictions
An announcement is due later this week that the Stormont Executive are to relax Coronavirus restrictions on attendances for outdoor activities, in time for the resumption of club action in Gaelic Games..
Belfast Telegraph - Published

'The love of my club': Paul Murphy on why his hunger is as great as ever in his 25th season with Ballyholland Harps

'the love of my club': paul murphy on why his hunger is as great as ever in his 25th season with ballyholland harps
The long wait is almost over. This Friday night is the first time in 2020 that clubs are able to competitively play each other in Gaelic football - 16 weeks after the usual starting date for club..
Belfast Telegraph - Published

'What if someone gets it?': St Enda's manager outlines concerns for the future as GAA clubs return to training

'what if someone gets it?': st enda's manager outlines concerns for the future as gaa clubs return to training
Like many others, the St Enda's manager Frankie Fitzsimmons had become used to being off the hamster wheel that is year-on-year involvement with Gaelic Games.
Belfast Telegraph - Published

Planning application submitted for world’s first rewilding centre

Friday 3 July, 2020Trees for Life has submitted a planning application for the world’s first rewilding centre at its 10,000-acre Dundreggan estate in Glenmoriston, between Loch Ness and the Isle of..
Pressat - Published

Boards must not allow county training to resume before agreed date, warn GPA

boards must not allow county training to resume before agreed date, warn gpa
The Gaelic Players' Association have hit out at what they describe as "sustained negative discourse surrounding inter-county players" in the build-up to the resumption of the current season.
Belfast Telegraph - Published

Gaelic language in 'crisis' in island heartlands

Native-speaking Gaelic communities are at the "point of collapse", researchers warn.
BBC News - Published Also reported by •BBC Local News

MSP voices dismay at ‘sobering’ research warning of Gaelic’s demise

A Scottish Gaelic-speaking MSP has expressed dismay at a report suggesting the language might not survive beyond this decade.
Belfast Telegraph - Published

Scotland's papers: Border bother brewing and Gaelic 'under threat'

Sturgeon and Johnson at odds over lockdown quarantine and fears that Gaelic could die out make the front pages.
BBC News - Published

GAA players want injury cover for county action before Sept 14

gaa players want injury cover for county action before sept 14
The Gaelic Players Association has told the GAA that they want, on behalf of their membership, all inter-county training sessions prior to September 14 to be covered by the Association's Injury fund.
Belfast Telegraph - Published

We cannot handle rise in injuries coming our way when GAA returns, says expert

we cannot handle rise in injuries coming our way when gaa returns, says expert
A leading international sports physiotherapist has expressed his grave concerns with the impending injury crisis facing thousands of club players once Gaelic games resume next month.
Belfast Telegraph - Published

Ervine backs GAA player call as PSNI probe 'hate crime' banner

ervine backs gaa player call as psni probe 'hate crime' banner
A sister-in-law of the late loyalist politician David Ervine has called on the GAA to "leave some of the old traditions in the past" after a Sinn Fein adviser and star player called for unionists to be..
Belfast Telegraph - Published

As the GAA demands so much in the bid to get kids back on the pitch, just what was the rush?

as the gaa demands so much in the bid to get kids back on the pitch, just what was the rush?
The document released by the GAA on Friday entitled 'Guidelines on Safe Return to Gaelic Games' included this paragraph: "There are low rates of child-to-adult or child-to-family member transmission in..
Belfast Telegraph - Published

David Givney: Why playing GAA in London is ten times as enjoyable as it is back at home in Cavan

david givney: why playing gaa in london is ten times as enjoyable as it is back at home in cavan
With Gaelic games in lockdown due to coronavirus, Sunday Life Sport has introduced a series with Armagh's All-Ireland winner and Crossmaglen legend Oisin McConville, chatting with 11 of the biggest..
Belfast Telegraph - Published

Aislinn McMahon: Gaelic football is at the heart of Crossmaglen, so the club being closed is surreal

aislinn mcmahon: gaelic football is at the heart of crossmaglen, so the club being closed is surreal
We are asking our sporting personalities how they are dealing with action coming to a halt because of the coronavirus pandemic and how it has affected their daily lives.
Belfast Telegraph - Published

Who are the top 20 Gaelic footballers from each Ulster county over the last 50 years?

who are the top 20 gaelic footballers from each ulster county over the last 50 years?
Three All-Ireland-winning captains fill top spot as Martin Beheny has assembled a list of the top 20 footballers from each of the nine Ulster counties in the last 50 years.
Belfast Telegraph - Published

Ryan McHugh: Donegal won't rest in bid to keep progressing and topple Dublin for All Ireland title

ryan mchugh: donegal won't rest in bid to keep progressing and topple dublin for all ireland title
With Gaelic games in lockdown until at least July 20 due to the deadly coronavirus, Sunday Life Sport has introduced a series with Armagh's All-Ireland winner and Crossmaglen legend Oisin McConville,..
Belfast Telegraph - Published

Brendan Rogers: GAA need to consider semi-pro status for dual county players as demands are huge

brendan rogers: gaa need to consider semi-pro status for dual county players as demands are huge
With Gaelic games in lockdown until at least July 20 due to the deadly coronavirus, Sunday Life Sport has introduced a series with Armagh’s All-Ireland winner and Crossmaglen legend Oisin McConville,..
Belfast Telegraph - Published

Oisin Kiernan: 'I refused to let cancer stop me and trained on through chemotherapy'

oisin kiernan: 'i refused to let cancer stop me and trained on through chemotherapy'
With Gaelic games in lockdown indefinitely due to the deadly coronavirus, Sunday Life Sport has introduced a series with Armagh's All-Ireland winner and Crossmaglen legend Oisin McConville, chatting..
Belfast Telegraph - Published

Big three sports unlikely to return soon as NI Executive unveils Covid-19 plan

Football, Gaelic Games and rugby appear unlikely to resume anytime soon in Northern Ireland as the Stormont Executive releases its Covid-19 plan.
BBC News - Published

Paddy Cunningham: Casement Park is a base that's crucial to Antrim's identity

paddy cunningham: casement park is a base that's crucial to antrim's identity
With Gaelic games in lockdown indefinitely due to the deadly coronavirus, Sunday Life Sport has introduced a series with Armagh's All-Ireland winner and Crossmaglen legend Oisin McConville, chatting..
Belfast Telegraph - Published

How the risk factor may be big barrier to GAA's relaunch

how the risk factor may be big barrier to gaa's relaunch
Gaelic football by its very nature is tough, uncompromising and hugely competitive with physical contact inherent in virtually every element of play.
Belfast Telegraph - Published

Volunteers isolate at Highlands ‘lost world’ to save thousands of young trees

Wednesday 6 May, 2020A team of six people from Trees for Life have been voluntarily isolating themselves at the charity’s flagship Dundreggan rewilding estate in Glenmoriston, near Loch Ness in the..
Pressat - Published

GAA chiefs frustrated by Leo Varadkar's false hope of a swift return

gaa chiefs frustrated by leo varadkar's false hope of a swift return
The GAA's senior figures are set to meet today to work out an appropriate response to the latest announcement by the Irish government that Gaelic games could be poised for a return in late summer.
Belfast Telegraph - Published

Mental health services cannot afford cuts, says Chris Kerr

mental health services cannot afford cuts, says chris kerr
With Gaelic Players' Association funding cuts sure to be on the way, former Antrim goalkeeper Chris Kerr is urging the relevant parties not to slash back the body's front-line services for mental..
Belfast Telegraph - Published

Donal O'Hare: Croke Park need to start listening and paying players

donal o'hare: croke park need to start listening and paying players
With Gaelic games in lockdown indefinitely due to the deadly coronavirus, Sunday Life Sport has introduced a series with Armagh’s All-Ireland winner and Crossmaglen legend Oisin McConville, chatting..
Belfast Telegraph - Published

What 30 GAA personalities are most excited about come the return to action

what 30 gaa personalities are most excited about come the return to action
With lockdown in place for the foreseeable future, we invited dozens of people involved in Gaelic games to live out their fantasy of what is the very first thing they might do on the day the sporting..
Belfast Telegraph - Published

GAA may not return until next year, warns Clerkin

gaa may not return until next year, warns clerkin
The chairperson of the GAA's Medical, Scientific and Welfare Committee, former Monaghan footballer Dick Clerkin, has outlined his concerns with suggestions that a return to action could be close,..
Belfast Telegraph - Published

Gaelic football players to call isolated elderly to chat about GAA

Gaelic football fans “cocooning” in Co Monaghan will be able to speak about the glory days with current and former county players through a new initiative.
Belfast Telegraph - Published

Stefan Campbell: Opening up about my gambling habit helped me train and play better for Armagh

stefan campbell: opening up about my gambling habit helped me train and play better for armagh
With Gaelic games in lockdown indefinitely due to the deadly coronavirus, Sunday Life Sport has introduced a series with Armagh's All-Ireland winner and Crossmaglen legend Oisin McConville, chatting..
Belfast Telegraph - Published

Gaelic players warned to prepare for possibility of no Championship in 2020

gaelic players warned to prepare for possibility of no championship in 2020
The Gaelic Players Association has warned its members to prepare for the possibility that there won’t be a championship this year.
Belfast Telegraph - Published

"There's Gotta Be Hope!" Donovan's Astral Meditations

there's gotta be hope! donovan's astral meditations
Chatting climate change, Greta Thunberg, and a whole lot more besides... There’s something child-like about *Donovan*. Perhaps it’s his bashful laugh, his slender stature, or perhaps it’s the..
Clash - Published

Darren McCurry: GAA players deserve more in return for extreme sacrifices made to play at the highest level

darren mccurry: gaa players deserve more in return for extreme sacrifices made to play at the highest level
With Gaelic Games in lockdown indefinitely due to the coronavirus, Sunday Life Sport has introduced a new series with Armagh's All-Ireland winner and Crossmaglen legend Oisin McConville chatting with..
Belfast Telegraph - Published

Minimum three week pre-season will be required before sport returns, warns strength and conditioning expert

minimum three week pre-season will be required before sport returns, warns strength and conditioning expert
One of the leading strength and conditioning coaches on the island has issued a warning to Gaelic games and other sports for when restrictions on competitions are eventually lifted.
Belfast Telegraph - Published

Why Fermagh's Che Cullen has decided to remain in Budapest amid coronavirus crisis

why fermagh's che cullen has decided to remain in budapest amid coronavirus crisis
As all of the inter-county Gaelic footballers and hurlers get to grips with a complete absence of routine and regime, one player finds himself in an entirely unusual position for the next few months.
Belfast Telegraph - Published

Oisin's Eleven with Kieran Hughes: 'Paying players is a complete no go for me'

oisin's eleven with kieran hughes: 'paying players is a complete no go for me'
With Gaelic games in lockdown indefinitely due to the deadly coronavirus, Sunday Life Sport is introducing a new series with Armagh's All-Ireland winner and Crossmaglen legend Oisin McConville chatting..
Belfast Telegraph - Published

Bolger on Gaelic sport, being a football late-comer and his lifelong illness

bolger on gaelic sport, being a football late-comer and his lifelong illness
Defender Cian Bolger had been one of Lincoln City’s most consistent performers before the suspension of football due to the coronavirus pandemic.
Retford Times - Published Also reported by •East Lindsey TargetLincolnshire EchoBoston TargetSleaford Target

'It's absolute madness': GAA teaching duo hit out at Stormont's coronavirus mixed messages

'it's absolute madness': gaa teaching duo hit out at stormont's coronavirus mixed messages
Two Gaelic football coaches who work as teachers have severely criticised the Stormont Executive over their muddled messages surrounding children's education during the coronavirus crisis.
Belfast Telegraph - Published

Kate and William try their hand at Gaelic football and hurling in Galway

The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge enjoyed the thrills and spills of traditional Irish sports as they joined a group of youngsters on the pitch.
Belfast Telegraph - Published

William and Kate in Ireland: Royal couple visit Galway

The Royal couple have a go at hurling and Gaelic football on the final day of their trip to Ireland.
BBC News - Published

Gaelic speakers building a bridge between Mourne and Mann

Manx and Irish speakers come together to learn from each other in Kilkeel.
BBC News - Published Also reported by •BBC Local News

Gaelic football is at risk of becoming a farce due to stage-managed games

gaelic football is at risk of becoming a farce due to stage-managed games
There have been grounds in the recent past for subscribing to the belief that cynicism had finally taken its leave of Gaelic football and allowed honesty, sportsmanship and integrity to prevail..
Belfast Telegraph - Published

Call for GAA to outlaw TV gambling ads

The Gaelic Players Association (GPA) wants the GAA to use its influence to have gambling advertising banned during the live broadcast of GAA games.
Belfast Telegraph - Published

Gaelic football: Tir Connail Harps' pre-season in Cambuslang washed out

gaelic football: tir connail harps' pre-season in cambuslang washed out
The team just haven't been able to get going due to the adverse weather conditions
Daily Record - Published

How money makes the world go round in post-amateur era for gaelic sport

how money makes the world go round in post-amateur era for gaelic sport
There are a couple of anecdotes in Paul Fitzpatrick's excellent book, 'The Fairytale in New York', about Cavan's 1947 All-Ireland final win over Kerry in America, that have the capacity to almost erase..
Belfast Telegraph - Published


 Page 1  〉