2018 Clan Gathering Information

The Worldwide Gathering of the Clan MacNeil will take place from August 3rd thru 6th (Friday-Monday) on our beautiful - Isle of Barra! You can check out the 2014 and 2016 Gathering pictures.

The programme will include Ceilidh, Island Tour, Castle Visit, Geneology Talk, Clan Dinner and much more. The programme and details of how to book and registration will be open in 2018 but you can view the events now. This page will be updated to OPEN when it is available. Clan Macneil UK.

If you are planning on just attending the Gathering itself and have never traveled to Scotland, please do not hesitate to contact Clan Webmaster, Gwen McNeill, gwenmcn.cmaa@gmail.com. I go almost every year to 2 years and would be happy to assist you with information.

For those who are hoping to make the trip please make a bunting flag for our island guest book. Details of Barra Bunting and how to make your flag can be found here Barra Bunting Project/taking-part

Check out the U-tube on the Barra Bunting program Barra Bunting Youtube





In time for your trip, Bùth Bharraigh, our Barra Community Shop, is bringing in a supply of Clan MacNeil Tartan. Orders made by 31st December 2017 will receive a 5% discount.

The Tartan will be available in light (11oz), medium (13oz) and heavy (16oz) weight 100% wool fabric and in the ancient or modern pattern. If you would like more details then please contact: order@buthbharraigh.co.uk. Adult and child ties will also be available in both tartans as well as the ever popular Clan MacNeil Napkins.