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Irish group Seo Linn have released a new album and accompanying book of everyday Irish aimed at helping young people learn how to speak the language

Imagine you spent more than a decade learning a second language – sweating through thousands of hours in tutorials, orals and exams – only to find you(...)

 Seo Linn (above) were given the task of writing and recording a song for Euro 2016 after meeting FAI chief executive John Delaney on Easter Monday. The tune’s called The Irish Roar. File photograph: PA/PA Wire

The band behind Ireland’s song for the European Championships in France was commissioned to write it after a chance meeting just two months ago. Seo(...)

Children from the Rainbow Drama School commemorate the children who died in the Rising, one of many events in St Stephen’s Green, Dublin. Photograph:  Maxwells

The Reflecting the Rising Easter Monday event was billed as the biggest public event in Irish history and it was already a success before it even sta(...)

From left, Cormac Breathnach, a dictionary compiler; Stiofán Ó Fearail of the band Seo Linn; Bláthnaid Treacy of RTÉ 2FM; and actor Clíona Ní Chíosaín. Photograph: Brenda Fitzsimons

‘Bain trial aisti! Surprise yourself,” reads the Seachtain na Gaeilge tagline for 2016. Although most of us learned Irish from when we started school(...)

Music group Seo Linn. Photograph: Seo Linn website

Stiofán, Keith, Daithí, Cathal, Kevin and Conor are passionate about the Irish language, music and education, and the young men, aged between 22 and 2(...)