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Thursday 15th November 2018

Taigh Chearsabhagh is delighted to launch the first in our Online Galleries exhibitions as part of our fèis dùbhlachd/dark months festival a new programme of virtual and physical winter events.  For our first digital exhibition, we are very excited to be showing the work of North Uist born artist Eilidh Stewart,  her work  reflects the beauty of […]

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Taigh Chearsabhagh is delighted to launch the first in our Online Galleries exhibitions as part of our fèis dùbhlachd/dark months festival a new programme of virtual and physical winter events.  For our first digital exhibition, we are very excited to be showing the work of North Uist born artist Eilidh Stewart,  her work  reflects the beauty of […]

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Wednesday 14th November 2018

As part of our Creative Space programme with pupils at Sgoil Lionacleit, we will be hosting a series of “So… You Want To Start a Band” sessions at the Bunker at East Camp! We will cover everything from how you would actually start a band to designing an album cover. These sessions will run on […]

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Monday 29th October 2018

We are delighted that the Saturday club at our new TC a Deas is going from strength to strength. We had 17 Halloween artists in this weekend who made some amazing things!      

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Wednesday 24th October 2018

Calling All Island Musicians & Singers We at Taigh Chearsabhagh are preparing to relaunch our popular Taigh Ciùil music events here @TC and at other local venues. If you are interested in participating as a paid performer please let us know by completing the application form available from our front desk and returning it to us. […]

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Monday 8th October 2018

Taigh Chearsabhagh will be open Monday to Saturday 10.00am to 4.00pm Café opening hours Monday to Saturday 10.00am to 3.00pm serving hot food till 2.30pm and snacks till 3.00pm Post Office Monday to Friday 10.00am to 4.00pm These Winter opening hours will start  on Monday the 8th October

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Thursday 27th September 2018

Taigh Chearsabhagh will be launching Taigh Chearsabhagh a’ Deas in Lochboisdale, a new pop-gallery and workshop space, on the 13th of October. We will be starting the free children’s art classes from 12:30 – 13:30 (ages 5 -7) and the second class for children aged 8+ at 14:00 – 15:00. Please sign up now. The […]

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Friday 7th September 2018

CASTING OPPORTUNITY FOR NEW FEATURE FILM KAHLEEN CRAWFORD CASTING ARE LOOKING FOR LOCALS FOR SOME OF THE SMALLER ROLES IN A NEW FEATURE FILM SHOOTING ON UIST IN OCT-NOV THIS YEAR. IF YOU ARE INTERESTED AND FIT ANY OF THE CHARACTER BRIEFS BELOW PLEASE CONTACT US AT [email protected] WITH ‘UIST CASTING’ IN THE SUBJECT BOX […]

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Friday 24th August 2018

I am Zachary Wallace, a Canadian who has just arrived in North Uist and begun working as a film and visual arts trainee at Taigh Chearsabhagh. I learnt Gaelic on my own in Ontario, where my interest was first piqued by Gaelic songs. In my first week on the island, I picked and tried out razorclams and cockles. I liked the latter, at least!

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Thursday 16th August 2018

àite cruthachail/creative space Taigh Chearsabhagh is delighted to launch a new Creative Space project at Sgoil Lionacleit (Lionacleit Secondary School), Benbecula. This project has been made possible with the support of our sponsor R C MacAulay (Kirkibost) Ltd of North Uist and match funding from Arts & Business Scotland via the Culture & Business Fund […]

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With the final Runrig tour happening this weekend, it’s timely that Taigh Chearsabhagh has the Runrig archive available in the museum. We have over 1500 press cuttings, photographs and posters as well as a gold disc. Come in and have a look – if you haven’t got a ticket for the live events it’s the […]

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Monday 21st December 2015

Merry Christmas & Happy New Year from all at Taigh Chearsabhagh to everyone we have worked with in 2015 1 Million Miles for Ellie, Access Archaeology, Alda’s Taxis, Alasdair MacEachan, Am Paipear, An Lanntair, An Talla Sollais, Archie Campbell, Aros, Atlas Arts, Breacan Training, Bobby Niven, Caledonian MacBrayne, Campbell Stewart MacLennan, Caraidean Uibhist, Ceòlas, CoCreator, […]

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Thursday 30th October 2014

press release 30/10/14 for immediate use; There’s good news for North Uist’s award-winning museum and arts centre, Taigh Chearsabhagh.  In the latest round of Creative Scotland funding the centre has secured £305,000 over the next three years. The investment will mean Lochmaddy’s community hub is not only able to consolidate a reputation built up over […]

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Thursday 21st August 2014

Verbatim transcriptions of a series of conversations between Hamish McIlwraith and seven residents of North Uist. These recorded communications are stories recalling fundamental aspects of island life and can be read here as a fluent narrative that is nostalgic and informative.

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Friday 25th April 2014

  On the 23rd of April we welcomed artist Vija Celmins to the centre in which she very kindly discussed her current exhibition with Emma Nicolson, Director ATLAS Arts and curator of Broad Reach and esteemed gallerist and ARTIST ROOMS founder Anthony d’Offay.  This was a rare chance to witness this internationally-acclaimed artist who normally shies away from […]

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