Donegal Now: Gaeilge Minister launches website with Gaelic texts from the 1607 Flight of the Earls

Donegal Now: Gaeilge Minister launches website with Gaelic texts from the 1607 Flight of the Earls. “DONEGAL TD and Minister for Gaeilge, Joe McHugh, has launched a new online archive of gaelic texts spanning three centuries and including reports of the Flight of the Earls from Donegal in 1607. Staff of the Royal Irish Academy based in Teelin in Co Donegal were part of a team which put together 19 million words from various texts from across Europe into the incredible online resource.”

West Cork Times: Government supported website provides incredible photographs from the past

West Cork Times: Government supported website provides incredible photographs from the past. “More than 10,000 historic pictures from Ireland’s past, including many from Cork, have been added to a folklore website, Fine Gael Senator, Tim Lombard, has said. ‘The new redesigned … website and Photographic Collection was launched in Dublin last night (Tuesday). Roughly 10,000 photographs from the Collection have been digitized, catalogued and made available for the first time on the site.'”