Highlands & Islands

New Gaelic drama Bannan to be screened in September

Bannan Image copyright Joe Breslin
Image caption The drama was filmed on Skye

BBC Alba will screen its first drama from 23 September, it has been announced.

Called Bannan, it follows the story of a young woman's return to the island she left when she was a teenager.

Chris Young, who produced E4 comedy The Inbetweeners, has produced the series through his company Young Films. It was filmed on Skye.

Previous Gaelic dramas included Machair, a soap based on Lewis which was broadcast in the 1990s.

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