MacAulay Matters Newsletter September 2018 Edition here!

The September issue of MacAulay Matters is now available here. This is your newsletter. We welcome interesting stories and pictures. No limits to your creativity! It’s about sharing everything MacAulay.

In this issue:

  • Willie John Macaulay
  • Our Chief visits Aviemore
  • A monument for Zachary MacAulay
  • A special visit 23 years ago to Donald & Catherine (Catriona) MacAulay!
  • Read Paperboy, the Musical—Irish Times Review
  • Meet the 2018-2019 Executive
  • Spotlight on Members
  • Spotlight on Commissioners
  • Spotlight on Executive
  • The 2019 Aviemore Gathering
  • MacAulay Shinty Cup 2018
  • Uxbridge Scottish Festival
  • Fergus Scottish Festival
  • Detroit Highland Games
  • Cape Breton Gathering
  • Cape Breton Photos

CASSOC An Drochaid – The Bridge, September 2018 Newsletter version 3

The Clans and Scottish Societies of Canada September 2018 newsletter An Drochaid – The Bridge is now available! We just joined CASSOC this month so are excited to be a part of CASSOC. I have submitted an article on the happenings of the MacAulays for their next issue. Enjoy reading about what Clan members of CASSOC have been up to in 2018!

Sept 2018 An Drochaid – Volume 46 Issue 3

2018 Celtic Colours International Festival October 5-13, Cape Breton NS

Celtic Colours is an experience like no other. For nine days in October, Cape Breton Island is alive with music, energy and excitement as people come from far and wide to celebrate our rich culture. From concerts to dances and workshops to community suppers, we offer a full range of events against a gorgeous backdrop of autumn colours. Continue reading

Clan MacAulay at the Ligonier Highland Games September 22 & 23, 2018

Cyndi Macauley, Pennsylvania Commissioner, will be hosting a Clan MacAulay tent on Saturday (September 22) at the annual Ligonier Highland Games located at Idlewild Park in Ligonier, Pennsylvania.  This is the first time Clan MacAulay will attend this gathering that is held September 22 and 23, 2018.  For more info visit the website  Hope to see some fellow MacAulays!!

Clan MacAulay Association welcomes 2018-2019 Executive Committee

The Clan MacAulay Association held its Annual General Meeting today and the 2018-2019 Executive Committee is in place to work for all MacAulays around the world. Special thanks to Ken Carter retiring as Treasurer, Laurence McAuley retiring as Committee Member and Walter MacAulay retiring as Organiser to sit as a member of the Committee.

  • Chief: Hector MacAulay
  • Secretary: Joan McAulay
  • Treasurer: Sean McAuley
  • Membership: Christiane Readhead
  • Organiser: Bill O’Reilly
  • Heritage Secretary: Lucas McCaw
  • Standard Bearer: Doug Doughty
  • Committee:
    • Bob Macauley
    • Mark Macaulay
    • Neil MacAulay
    • Susan Caldwell
    • Walter MacAulay

Celtic Life Magazine June 2018 Issue


The June 2018 edition is hot off the presses and spotlights one of the hottest Celtic musical acts in the world ~ Loreena McKennitt! Also, enjoy feature stories on Welsh rocker Mike Peters of The Alarm, the ancient Celtic art of Stick-Fighting, West Highland Terriers, Alan Frew and Glass Tiger, prospecting for gold in Wales, and award-winning Irish author Liz Nugent! We also highlight the stunning work of Scottish visual artist Cat Burton, and showcase the smooth spring/summer stylings of Irish designer Fiona Heaney. Be sure to check out our Summer Reading Guide, and don’t miss the third installment in our Celts For Cancer series! Subscribe today!

Read here

Celtic Life International

Registration and hotel info for the 2019 Clan MacAulay Gathering in Aviemore, Scotland

Coylumbridge, Aviemore, Scotland, September 5-8, 2019

MacAulays (of all spellings) will gather in the beautiful Cairngorms National Park at the Coylumbridge Hotel, Aviemore on September 5th to 8th in 2019. It will be a time to connect with our fellow MacAulays, make new friends and reacquaint with friends you’ve made at previous Gatherings. Continue reading