1762 – Birth in Callan, Co Kilkenny of Blessed Edmund Ignatius Rice, educator, philanthropist, and the founder of the Irish Christian Brothers’ Order.
1798 – United Irishmen Rebellion: Rebels continue in force. 381 more words
Last Saturday a few work folk went off on a bucket list endeavour. Seems they formed a pact to see who would chicken out first but are very cagey in saying if one of the members, who I thought was on the list was actually on the list, because he didn’t arrive on the morning… so, maybe he did chicken… or maybe he didn’t! 33 more words