Home   News   Article

Council calls for comment on Aberdeenshire Gaelic Language Plan


By David Porter

Get the Grampian Online newspaper titles sent to your inbox every week and swipe through an exact replica of the day's newspaper



Local residents are being invited to have their say on Aberdeenshire Council’s draft Gaelic Language Plan which is now available for statutory consultation.

Aberdeenshire Council said it "recognises the value and importance of Gaelic to Scotland and is committed to promoting its use and status across the region."

"Our plan illustrates how we intend to increase the visibility of Gaelic, promote its acquisition and learning, and encourage its use in Aberdeenshire as our contribution to safeguarding its future in Scotland."

The consultation is now open and runs for six weeks – available for viewing at https://engage.aberdeenshire.gov.uk/

If you wish to receive a copy of the draft plan in a different language or format, please email: equalities@aberdeenshire.gov.uk


Do you want to respond to this article? If so, click here to submit your thoughts and they may be published in print.


Get a digital copy of the Grampian Group delivered straight to your inbox every week allowing you to swipe through an exact replica of the day's newspaper - it looks just like it does in print!

SUBSCRIBE NOW


This site uses cookies. By continuing to browse the site you are agreeing to our use of cookies - Learn More