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An Un-Bee-Lievable Tale - of Bees, Kells & Honey - plus a recipe!


Oengus in the entry in his Féilire:

 “In a little boat from the east over the pure-coloured sea,
my Domhnoc brought … … 830 more words

Kells Experience

Introducing TV Chef, Rory Morahan, a.k.a. the "Druid Chef"!

Famous TV Chef Rory Morahan, a.k.a. “The Druid Chef” will bring his lively demonstration of medieval cooking to the Food Pavilion at the… 104 more words

Battle Of Kells

Crafted with passion in the Boyne Valley

Thursday 28, April 2016

I’ve just visited Drogheda town were I used to live.. I have not been there for a long time.. Co. Louth as a location always reminds me of something, which is important.. 402 more words

Weekly Photo Challenge

Monastic Ireland - a Gift of the Nile!

Alf Monaghan’s illustrated talk looks at the history of early Irish Christianity from a different perspective – a Mediterranean perspective.

It provides a tantalizing glimpse under the veil of history. 108 more words


Ubobo Country Campout!

Folks, it’s no secret that I regularly enjoy a bit of a fiddle, twang and yodel, but usually in the privacy of my own home. 256 more words

Local Knowledge

Easter In The Valley

Wednesday afternoon seen us setting off once again, to one of our favourite places, Boynedale Bush Camp. Gypsy 2 and I had packed the van a few days prior, so once we finished work on Wednesday it was a quick getaway. 913 more words

The Dance on the Cross?

On this panel on the 9th century Market Cross of Kells, three persons are depicted with their legs closely interlaced. Helen Roe (1988) suggests that it can be “ 98 more words