Hebridean Celtic Festival News //www.hebceltfest.com/news/ All the latest news from the Hebridean Celtic Festival en-gb Wed, 19 Dec 2018 01:37:35 UTC Copyright Hebridean Celtic Festival 3600 HEBCELT ANNOUNCES CHRISTMAS CRACKER http://www.hebceltfest.com/news/index.php?id=297 http://www.hebceltfest.com/news/index.php?id=297 The first acts for next year's internationally-renowned Hebridean Celtic Festival have been confirmed as the event has been shortlisted for another leading award. Wed, 12 Dec 2018 18:02:00 UTC ISLAND CHARITY BENEFITS FROM GENEROSITY OF HEBCELT FANS http://www.hebceltfest.com/news/index.php?id=296 http://www.hebceltfest.com/news/index.php?id=296 Music fans attending the award-winning HebCelt have helped support the work of Macmillan Cancer Support to the tune of £14,000 over the last decade. Wed, 28 Nov 2018 11:13:11 UTC HEBCELT INSPIRES ISLAND TOURISM BOOM http://www.hebceltfest.com/news/index.php?id=295 http://www.hebceltfest.com/news/index.php?id=295 The major economic impact of HebCelt Festival and its key role bringing visitors to the islands is again underlined in a new report. Wed, 17 Oct 2018 14:21:15 UTC EARLY BIRD HEBCELT TICKETS ON SALE TO MEET DEMAND http://www.hebceltfest.com/news/index.php?id=294 http://www.hebceltfest.com/news/index.php?id=294 Advance tickets for the 2019 Hebridean Celtic Festival go on sale at midday today (Wednesday, 1 August) to meet demand from fans following this year's record-breaking event. Wed, 01 Aug 2018 09:44:34 UTC CULTURE MINISTER LEADS PRAISE FOR RECORD-BREAKING HEBCELT http://www.hebceltfest.com/news/index.php?id=293 http://www.hebceltfest.com/news/index.php?id=293 The culture minister has led a chorus of praise for the record-breaking Hebridean Celtic Festival which ended at the weekend after its most successful year. Tue, 24 Jul 2018 19:45:54 UTC http://www.hebceltfest.com/news/index.php?id=292 http://www.hebceltfest.com/news/index.php?id=292 Tue, 24 Jul 2018 19:45:42 UTC CULTURE MINISTER LEADS PRAISE FOR RECORD-BREAKING HEBCELT http://www.hebceltfest.com/news/index.php?id=291 http://www.hebceltfest.com/news/index.php?id=291 The culture minister has led a chorus of praise for the record-breaking Hebridean Celtic Festival which ended at the weekend after its most successful year. Tue, 24 Jul 2018 13:18:59 UTC STAGE SET FOR A RECORD-BREAKING HEBCELT http://www.hebceltfest.com/news/index.php?id=290 http://www.hebceltfest.com/news/index.php?id=290 This year's Hebridean Celtic Festival is set to become the most successful in its 23-year history after selling out all four nights. Fri, 20 Jul 2018 10:16:24 UTC HEBCELT INSPIRES HONG KONG FESTIVAL AMBITIONS http://www.hebceltfest.com/news/index.php?id=289 http://www.hebceltfest.com/news/index.php?id=289 The internationally-renowned Hebridean Celtic Festival opens for the 23rd time tonight (Wed) and has already proven inspirational for some overseas visitors. Wed, 18 Jul 2018 10:00:31 UTC RADIO NAN GAIDHEAL TO BROADCAST LIVE FROM HEBCELT http://www.hebceltfest.com/news/index.php?id=288 http://www.hebceltfest.com/news/index.php?id=288 International artists from the award-winning Hebridean Celtic Festival will take part in free, live shows to be broadcast on BBC Radio nan Gaidheal this week. Tue, 17 Jul 2018 13:01:40 UTC SPONSORS SUPPORT IS ESSENTIAL FOR HEBCELT’S SUCCESS http://www.hebceltfest.com/news/index.php?id=287 http://www.hebceltfest.com/news/index.php?id=287 The success of a venture like HebCelt relies heavily on goodwill. Each year our community opens its arms, and its doors, in welcome to the thousands of visitors who come to Lewis and help make festival week such am exciting and vibrant time. Mon, 16 Jul 2018 13:23:06 UTC FULL STEAM AHEAD FOR HEBCELT WITH THE HELP OF ‘RE-NAMED’ FERRY http://www.hebceltfest.com/news/index.php?id=286 http://www.hebceltfest.com/news/index.php?id=286 The Ullapool-Stornoway ferry is being temporarily renamed in honour of the flagship Hebridean Celtic Festival that opens on Wednesday and is heading for a sell-out. Mon, 16 Jul 2018 13:21:21 UTC FULL STEAM AHEAD FOR HEBCELT WITH THE HELP OF ‘RE-NAMED’ FERRY http://www.hebceltfest.com/news/index.php?id=285 http://www.hebceltfest.com/news/index.php?id=285 The Ullapool-Stornoway ferry is being temporarily renamed in honour of the flagship Hebridean Celtic Festival that opens on Wednesday and is heading for a sell-out. Mon, 16 Jul 2018 11:47:57 UTC SHOP MUSIC TREAT FOR HEBCELT FANS AS FESTIVAL HQ OPENS http://www.hebceltfest.com/news/index.php?id=284 http://www.hebceltfest.com/news/index.php?id=284 The countdown to this year's Hebridean Celtic Festival in underway with the opening of the festival's pop-up shop in Stornoway town centre. Tue, 26 Jun 2018 00:26:10 UTC 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