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Local and National Mod
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Victoria Gaelic Choir, Canada

The Royal National Mod is a celebration in competitions of Gaelic culture and music. Participants vary in age from 5 to 95 and come not just from the traditional Gaelic heartlands of Scotland, but also from elsewhere in the UK as well as Europe, USA, Canada, Australia and New Zealand, to mention but a few places. Click on the logo, top left, to visit the Mod's webpage.

Locations past and present include:
Stornoway - 2005 and 2011
Dunoon - 2006
Lochaber - 2007
Falkirk - 2008
Oban - 2009
Caithness - 2010

Below are links to recordings from the competitions in October 2005 in Stornoway, as well as from two local Mods in Stornoway in June 2006 and 2007.

National Mod October 2005

Lewis Local Mod June 2006

Lewis Local Mod June 2007

An Lanntair
During the 2005 Mod, competitions were held at several venues across the town, including the newly opened arts centre An Lanntair (left), as well as the Town Hall (pictured right).

Stornoway Town Hall