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HEBCELT FAST APPROACHING SELL-OUT IN RECORD SPEED

27 May 2022

The 25th Anniversary of the HebCelt Festival is on course for a sell-out event, having already reached 95% of its sales target in record speed. This is officially the event’s fastest ever selling year and marks a healthy bounce back from the pandemic.

Organisers are now urging those who would like to buy tickets, especially locally, to ensure they do not lose out. Sell-out is expected to be reached at least a month before the event returns on the 13th July.

Graham McCallum, Depute Festival Director, said: “We have seen in past successful years how locals in particular can end up missing out o...

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International Women's Day - 2022

08 Mar 2022

International Women’s Day is always celebrated here at HebCelt HQ, particularly amongst the fabulous women who work behind the scenes, and this year we took a moment to reflect on the position of women in music. It has been encouraging to see the growth in activism around women securing their rightful place within trad (and not so trad) music. At HebCelt a strong female influence was established from the very beginning of the event within board representation and indeed leadership which has been a healthy mix of genders over the last twenty odd years.

Whilst HebCelt have been fortunate to sh...

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