GALLERY

Hugh Dan Maclennan

'S ann à Loch Abair a tha (an t-oll.) Uisdean MacGill-Fhinnein. Tha e na craoladair, ùghdar agus eòlaiche spòrs le ùidh sònraichte ann an camanachd. Bha e fhèin a' cluich iomain leis an sgioba aig Oilthigh Glaschu agus an dèidh a cheumanachadh, thog e a dh' Inbhir Nis airson obair aig Àrd-Sgoil Alt a'Mhuillin, agus an uair sin obair fhaighinn aig BBC Radio nan Gàidheal. Bha e na stiùiriche agus iar-cheann-suidhe aig Comann na Camanachd, agus tha e air grunn leabhraichean is sgrìobhaidhean fhiollseachadh mu chamanachd fhèin.

 

Hailing from Lochaber, Dr Hugh Dan MacLennan is a Scottish broadcaster, author and sporting academic with specific interest in the sport of shinty. He attended the University of Glasgow before going on to teach Gaelic in Millburn AcademyInverness (later becoming Principal Teacher) and then going to work with BBC Radio nan Gaidheal. He has been both director and vice president of the Camanachd Association and has written several books and papers on the subject of shinty. He also played the game himself, appearing for Fort William and the Glasgow University Shinty Club.

Blas Festival 2017 Appearances

The Leven Centre - Kinlochleven - Wednesday 6 September