Biography - Fred Macaulay

Full Name - Fred Macaulay
Gaelic Name - Fred Macamhlaidh
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Patronymic Name - Freddie Dhòmhnaill Bhàin a' Mhulaich
Gender - Male

Year of Birth - 1925
Year of Death - 2003

Native Area
County - Inverness-shire
Island - North Uist
Parish - North Uist
Village/Town - Sollas

Biography - 1925-2003
Fred Macaulay was born in Sollas, North Uist. He was pupil at Inverness Royal Academy. He graduated with an MA Celtic Studies at the University of Edinburgh and worked there as a tutor in Gaelic. In 1954 he joined the BBC and went on to become Senior Gaelic Producer of BBC Scotland and Manager of BBC Radio Highland. He was an active campaigner for Gaelic broadcasting and made a lasting contribution to Gaelic language and culture.

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