Hebridean Celtic Festival News //www.hebceltfest.com/news/ All the latest news from the Hebridean Celtic Festival en-gb Sun, 17 Jun 2018 21:53:08 UTC Copyright Hebridean Celtic Festival 3600 NEW GAELIC SONG TO BE PREMIERED AT HEBCELT http://www.hebceltfest.com/news/index.php?id=283 http://www.hebceltfest.com/news/index.php?id=283 A Gaelic songwriter's 'love letter' to her native Hebrides will be heard in public for the first time at HebCelt, the islands' flagship summer music festival. Thu, 14 Jun 2018 10:25:07 UTC HEBCELT WILL BE PERFECT STAGE TO HELP STUDENTS’ CAREERS http://www.hebceltfest.com/news/index.php?id=282 http://www.hebceltfest.com/news/index.php?id=282 A group of young prospects aiming for a career in the music business will make their debut on stage at one of Scotland's leading festivals next month. Thu, 07 Jun 2018 10:17:19 UTC HEBCELT INSPIRES FAR FLUNG FESTIVAL AMBITIONS http://www.hebceltfest.com/news/index.php?id=281 http://www.hebceltfest.com/news/index.php?id=281 The success of the multi award-winning Hebridean Celtic Festival has made it a model which is inspiring other community-rooted events on the other side of the world. Thu, 17 May 2018 00:00:17 UTC APPEAL FOR ROOM AS FESTIVAL GOERS HEAD TO STORNOWAY http://www.hebceltfest.com/news/index.php?id=279 http://www.hebceltfest.com/news/index.php?id=279 Islanders are being asked to make available rooms, beds and even driveways to help accommodate an influx of visitors to this year's international HebCelt Festival.  Thu, 03 May 2018 12:54:07 UTC COLIN MACLEOD JOINS HEBCELT 2018 LINE-UP http://www.hebceltfest.com/news/index.php?id=278 http://www.hebceltfest.com/news/index.php?id=278 HebCelt adds Colin Macleod to its line-up during a landmark year for the singer songwriter.  Tue, 01 May 2018 10:00:35 UTC HEBCELT STAGE IS SET FOR IONA AFTER CONTEST WIN http://www.hebceltfest.com/news/index.php?id=277 http://www.hebceltfest.com/news/index.php?id=277 The multi award-winning Hebridean Celtic Festival is helping one of Scotland's finest young ballad singers to take the Next Steps to stardom. Fri, 27 Apr 2018 09:18:14 UTC HEBCELT TO CELEBRATE YOUNG TALENT WITH CONCERTS AND NEW SONG http://www.hebceltfest.com/news/index.php?id=276 http://www.hebceltfest.com/news/index.php?id=276 A celebration of the talented young musicians in the Outer Hebrides will be held in a showcase feature during the islands' flagship festival this summer. Thu, 05 Apr 2018 09:00:00 UTC STAGE SPONSORSHIP HAS HEBCELT AND UNIVERSITY IN HARMONY http://www.hebceltfest.com/news/index.php?id=275 http://www.hebceltfest.com/news/index.php?id=275 Multi award-winning HebrCelt Festival has confirmed an international line-up for its acoustic stage which will again promote links with its local university. Thu, 22 Mar 2018 09:00:00 UTC ANOTHER TROPHY FOR HEBCELT IN GLITTERING FEW MONTHS http://www.hebceltfest.com/news/index.php?id=274 http://www.hebceltfest.com/news/index.php?id=274 Internationally-renowned HebCelt Festival has crowned a glittering few months by winning another prestigious national award.  Fri, 16 Mar 2018 11:04:18 UTC HEBCELT BAN ON PLASTICS WINS GOVERNMENT BACKING http://www.hebceltfest.com/news/index.php?id=273 http://www.hebceltfest.com/news/index.php?id=273 The award-winning HebCelt Festival is banning single-use plastics from its site this year as it steps up a drive to make the event as environmentally-friendly as possible. Wed, 14 Mar 2018 08:00:00 UTC HEBCELT UNVEILS AN LANNTAIR AND COMMUNITY CONCERTS http://www.hebceltfest.com/news/index.php?id=272 http://www.hebceltfest.com/news/index.php?id=272 A unique collaboration featuring wartime musical memories from the Northern and Western Isles will be showcased at the award-winning HebCelt Festival this summer.  Thu, 01 Mar 2018 00:06:50 UTC LEWIS WIND POWER HELPS LIGHT UP HEBCELT STAGE http://www.hebceltfest.com/news/index.php?id=271 http://www.hebceltfest.com/news/index.php?id=271 HebCelt Festival is powering ahead with an exciting programme for its Islands Stage after confirming sponsorship with an island windfarm company has been extended to a fourth successive year. Thu, 22 Feb 2018 09:14:35 UTC THE FRATELLIS ADDED TO 2018 HEBCELT LINE-UP http://www.hebceltfest.com/news/index.php?id=270 http://www.hebceltfest.com/news/index.php?id=270 HebCelt has elevated an already star-studded line-up this year with the addition of The Fratellis to its headline acts. Thu, 15 Feb 2018 00:00:01 UTC MORE STARS TO SHINE AT HEBCELT’S SUMMER NIGHTS http://www.hebceltfest.com/news/index.php?id=269 http://www.hebceltfest.com/news/index.php?id=269 It is confirmed today (Thursday, 1 Feb) that Eddi Reader and Roddy Woomble will be part of the 2018 HebCelt, along with pioneering bands Niteworks, Dante and TRIP, and young country singer Martha L Healy. Thu, 01 Feb 2018 00:00:01 UTC RED LETTER DAY AS HEBCELT SCOOPS GREEN AWARD http://www.hebceltfest.com/news/index.php?id=268 http://www.hebceltfest.com/news/index.php?id=268 After a highly successful 2017, HebCelt has started the new year by collecting another award – its fourth in three months. Fri, 19 Jan 2018 09:49:07 UTC DEACON BLUE TO HEADLINE HEBCELT AS PART OF ANNIVERSARY TOUR http://www.hebceltfest.com/news/index.php?id=267 http://www.hebceltfest.com/news/index.php?id=267 One of Scotland's most successful and enduring bands, Deacon Blue, will headline the multi-award-winning HebCelt next year as part of a tour to mark their 30-year career. Thu, 07 Dec 2017 06:00:00 UTC FIRST ACTS HIGHLIGHT HEBCELT’S INTERNATIONAL FLAVOUR http://www.hebceltfest.com/news/index.php?id=266 http://www.hebceltfest.com/news/index.php?id=266 An enticing mix of international artists and home-grown talent make up the first acts announced for the multi-award-winning Hebridean Celtic Festival's 2018 line-up. Thu, 23 Nov 2017 00:01:00 UTC MORE SUCCESS FOR AWARD-WINNING HEBCELT FESTIVAL http://www.hebceltfest.com/news/index.php?id=265 http://www.hebceltfest.com/news/index.php?id=265 The internationally-acclaimed Hebridean Celtic Festival is centre stage again after picking up its third award in three weeks. Tue, 07 Nov 2017 00:00:01 UTC NATIONAL AWARDS PUT HEBCELT CENTRE STAGE http://www.hebceltfest.com/news/index.php?id=264 http://www.hebceltfest.com/news/index.php?id=264 The economic, cultural and musical impact of the Hebridean Celtic Festival has earned the renowned event two national awards. Thu, 12 Oct 2017 08:42:34 UTC RED LETTER DAY AS HEBCELT SHORTLISTED FOR GREEN AWARD http://www.hebceltfest.com/news/index.php?id=263 http://www.hebceltfest.com/news/index.php?id=263 A drive by HebCelt to minimise its environmental impact has put it in line for a major award. Tue, 10 Oct 2017 12:03:26 UTC