Parents of young children who need continual observation overnight no longer have that care so sacrifice their own sleep. The portable hoist – provision for outside the house for, say, a severely disabled seven-year-old – is no longer deemed a necessity. The blind quadriplegic man who received 24hr care for 18 years, now expected to cope with just eleven hours a week.
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It often takes a few days to digest the impact of Budgets and Autumn Statements, and yesterday it was the turn of the Gaelic broadcasting…
Out of the peat smoke, ancient traditions find relevance in a contemporary world. Bold, exciting new Gaelic music and a stellar lineup!Scottish Gaelic used to be spoken all over Scotland and the descendants of its speakers can be found right across the modern world; this scattering of people is the Scottish Gaelic diaspora. Struileag – Shore to Shore is mapping the farthest reaches of this amazing diaspora and connecting with people who feel the call of a culture that is etched into their DNA.
If there are any Gaels out there who want to hear new and exciting music, and poetry from this unique group of artists, help out with a pledge, and enjoy the modern sounds of Gaeldom.
You can listen to samples of the quality of what this project hopes to produce here.