With talents ranging from singing to television presenting, dancing to award-winning Gaelic journalism, Joy Dunlop certainly has more strings to her bow than most. Born and raised in the rural village of Connel in Argyll, she was immersed in Gaelic culture from an early age which led her to graduate with an honours immersion degree in Gaelic Language and Culture from Sabhal Mòr Ostaig and whole heartedly embrace the Gaelic experience.
A multi-prize winning Gaelic singer and popular international performer, she combines her full time work Gaelic development work for An Comunn Gaidhealach with a regular stints on Gaelic television and radio and also writes a monthly column for the Gaelic newspaper An Gàidheal Ùr. Joy is also in great demand as a teacher, speaker and translator and can normally be found at most cèilidhs dancing up a storm and keeping the crowd on their toes! It's often said that if you want something done, ask a busy person and if that's true, then Joy should be first in line for questions! Despite her frantic schedule she always has time for a great cup of tea and a chat and would be delighted to hear from you. Nach cuir sibh bràth thuice?