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Joseph Coppinger 'of Midleton' and American Presidents

Sometimes it really pays to simply snoop around on the web.  And a couple of nights ago I came across something that astonished and surprised me. 1,265 more words

Heritage

Midleton's Brodrick Street gets a History Board

Please note:  I just did a quick update on this post by including the early twentieth century photo from the National Library of Ireland’s collection. 1,111 more words

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It's Christmas

Last night the knitting group decended on the Pepperstack Bistro for our Christmas get together.  I think it’s obvious that good fun was had by all in attendance and we all left full to the brim.   127 more words

Wool

The joy of new Irish craft beers!

Some of you might wonder why I griped about the lack of a local craft beer from a town that is known for its food and whiskey.   529 more words

Midleton

Foggy Morning in East Cork

We were treated to a wonderful morning a few days back. Fog and frost covered the fields, the rivers and the hedges. All was quiet. Armed only with an iPhone and Instagram, I visited a few beauty spots and took some photos. 61 more words

Ireland

Midleton has the whiskey. But where's the Midleton beer?

Gentle reader, if you have already perused this post you will quickly notice that I’ve made a few changes to sharpen it up!  The introduction seemed verbose and the subject of abstention was distracting, so I moved Fr Theobald Mathew to the following post.   1,434 more words

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Hello...Will you... I do.

There’s this cute idea making the rounds on Instagram :

1. Where you met your partner,

2. Where they proposed

3. Where you said “I do”. 68 more words

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