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Methodist President Rev Laurence Graham attends and preaches at Roman Catholic pilgrimage

The President of the Methodist Church in Ireland has just today further emphasised his love of Popery by being the guest speaker at a Roman Catholic event at a well known Romanist pilgrimage site. 955 more words

Famine, Emigration and the role of Waterways Ireland in that story

Irish Workhouse Museum with the support of Waterways Ireland and the Irish Workhouse Centre in Portumna are holding a free conference on the themes of famine, emigration, and the importance of our waterways in that story. 40 more words

CRAICing News

Thank You Brian!

Thank you to our February speaker, Brian J. Goggin, who delivered a really incredible lecture last night on the departure of the steamer fleet from Killaloe, and how some ended up in very far flung and unexpected places. 231 more words

Events, Talks

Incredible First Lecture of 2018 in Wood and Bell Café

Our first lecture of 2018 took place on Wednesday night in our new home of Wood and Bell Café on Main St, Killaloe. Wood and Bell Café kindly took us in after our numbers of attendees grew too large to fit in Killaloe Library anymore. 396 more words

Events, Talks

Harry Clarke at Lough Derg

The Lough Derg Harry Clarke windows are unusual and fascinating – and generally inaccessible unless you are willing to undertake the rigorous pilgrimage. I am very grateful indeed to have been given the opportunity to photograph and write about them.  1,136 more words

West Cork Blog

Friday Photo

A ‘moody’ shot of Lough Derg taken on a recent outing with Portumna Camera Club

Friday Photo