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Alex in Lockdownland.

Right. Lads. How are we.

Much like HBO’s “Game of Thrones”, I am beyond fond of a prolonged hiatus, but unlike HBO’s “Game of Thrones… 1,290 more words

Cork: The Everyman - cancellation of Panto 2020

The Everyman, and CADA Performing Arts Academy, are saddened to announce that this year’s pantomime, Aladdin, will not go ahead as planned, due to Covid-19 public safety measures. 593 more words

News & Current Affairs

Brandy lane, Co. Cork - Gunpowder explosion 1810 #InThisPlace

The largest gunpowder factory in the world at the start of the 1800s was located in Ballincollig in County Cork.

Gunpowder manufacture was an extremely precarious process especially when safety standards weren’t as they are today. 372 more words

History

An easy Irish soda bread uses self-rising flour and lots of raisins for a rich flavor.

An easy Irish soda bread uses self-rising flour and lots of raisins for a rich flavor.

Capital Punishment 1800s.

http://www.capitalpunishmentuk.org/ir1835.html

Executions

Date Name Age Place Victim’s name/Crime excerpts 1852 – 6 executions 22/04/1852 John Walsh Kilkenny Thomas Bell 31/07/1852 John Kirk & Dundalk Attempted murder of James Eastwood “ Patrick M’Cooley “ “ 04/08/1852 William Brophy Kilkenny John Dooly 07/08/1852 Francis Barry Armagh Attempted murder of M Chambre 27/08/1852 Timothy Sheahan Tralee Denis Leane 1852 1886 – 2 executions
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