Seanfhocail Competition

Winners: Secondary

Laurel Hill College Proverb: Ní Neart go Cur le Chéile


Winners: Primary

Gaelscoil Nás na Ríogh Proverb: Aithnítear Cara i gCruatan


We are looking for a traditional seanfhocal (proverb) or a new Seanfhocail and we are asking schools and youth clubs to take part in this competition by illustrating the seanfhocail in a fun, quirky and different way. Students can enter the competition by illustrating the meaning of the seanfhocail:

* as a video drama or

* as a song or

* as a giant work of art

Starting Date: 1st January 2013

Closing Date: 3rd May 2013



Prize: We have fantastic prizes for primary and secondary schools.

A hoodie jumper will be awarded to every student in the winning class at both levels.

* You can record the song or video by video-camera, mobile phone, iPad, or other

* You can send the giant work of art as a photograph


Send us your entries here…