Minister of State McHugh sanctions a grant of €2,048 for Coiste Cuimhneacháin an ‘Mine’. Co. Galway to produce a DVD/Blu Ray as a historical record of the memorial organised for the 1917-2017 Commemoration
Joe McHugh T.D., Government Chief Whip and Minister of State for the Irish Language, the Gaeltacht and the Islands, today, announced that he has sanctioned a grant of €2,408 for Coiste Cuimhneacháin an ‘Mine’ to help them produce a DVD/Blu Ray as a historical record of the memorial organised for the 1917-2017 commemoration.
Making the announcement, the Minister of State said that he was very pleased to provide this funding. “The DVD is an historical document of a tragic event which took place in the area, which will be available for the next generation.”
This grant is being sanctioned under the Gaeltacht action of the 20-Year Strategy for the Irish Language 2010-2030.