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Kicking off the 2019 feis season

Congratulations to all our dancers who competed at this year’s Hennigan O’Loughlin Feis, McGL’s first feis back after the Christmas break!

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All Scotlands 2018 Winners
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All Scotlands 2018

Congratulations to all our dancers who took to the All Scotland stage last weekend. We are so proud of the wonderful team spirit that you all showed. A special congratulations goes to Liam Costello – U16 Boys All Scotland Champion! #mcglfamily

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A new way to raise funds for McGL dancers – at no cost to yourself!

McGL are proud to announce they are using easyfundraising to raise funds for our talented young dancers to travel to international competitions. You can help raise funds for McGL simply by doing you online shopping via easyfundraising.org.uk. This doesn’t cost you a penny more, but as you make purchases the online retailers make a donation…

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The launch of McGL Russia

McGL Russia   We have now kicked off classes for our Russian contingent, run by McGL TCRGs Amy and Siobhan. Over 50 enthusiastic dancers traveled from various areas of Russia to take part in this first workshop. The workshops proved to extremely rewarding for everyone involved. We are excited to watch McGL Russia grow in…

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Spring 2018 Feiseanna

Since Easter, our dancers have been working extremely hard, attending classes, workshops and a bootcamp! It’s been wonderful to see this pay off at the local feiseanna we have attended in April and May. So many personal bests! Keep up the good work McGL!

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Oireachtas Rince na Cruinne 2018, Glasgow 2560 1600 Isabel Yorke

Oireachtas Rince na Cruinne 2018, Glasgow

This year’s World Championships, or Oireachtas Rince na Cruinne was held once again in the prestigious Glasgow Royal Concert Hall. As always, the competitions were large and extremely tough, with some age groups comprising as many as 150 qualified competitors. It’s a week of fierce competition, but also of celebration, as dancers, families and teachers…

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John Flanagan Memorial Feis
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20th John Flanagan Memorial Feis – 19th & 20th May 2018

This year’s JFM feis is even more special than usual, because the feis is celebrating its 20th year! In honour of the occasion, we have some exciting new features: Priomh Comortas (graded premier trophy) in every grade: This you another chance to dance 2 of your graded dances and move them up to the next…

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Oireachtas Rince na Cruinne

Oireachtas Rince na Cruinne – the World Irish Dancing Championships – is taking place next week in Glasgow! We’d like to wish the organisers, teachers and competitors the very best of luck. Go n-éirí go geal libh – may you succeed wonderfully! We’d also like to congratulate new teachers and adjudicators graduating at this year’s ORnC,…

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St. Patrick's Day - Performing at Trafalgar Square
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St. Patrick’s Day

We had an absolute blast last weekend, with our display teams out performing at a total of 37 venues across Essex, Kent, London and Oxfordshire. We battled through the snow, but it was worth it! Here’s our weekend in pictures. If you’re interested in booking a display, please see our displays page and/or contact us. Team…

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McGahan Lees Open Feis 2018
McGahan Lees Open Feis 2018 2560 1600 Isabel Yorke

McGahan Lees Open Feis 2018

We’d like to say a big thank you to everyone who came and supported our feis this year. We tried out a number of new things this year, which we think were successful overall. There’s always things to work on for next year too – so we will keep striving to improve the “feis experience”!…

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