Events from Ireland

Longford Armistice Centenary

When: Sunday, 11 November, 2018

To mark the 100th anniversary of the end of WW1, Longford County Council, in partnership with the Peter Keenan Branch of the ONE are hosting an event in Longford town on Remembrance Sunday, 11th November, which will include a centenary Mass, and commemorative ceremony on Market Square, to be followed by an exhibition on Longford & the Great War in the Temperance Hall.


Searching for the dreamtime in County Clare

When: Thursday, 25 October, 2018

X-PO Killinaboy’s first lecture in its autumn/winter talk series is entitled “Searching for the Dreamtime in County Clare” – a celebration of myths, folklore and customs in the county with guest speaker Michael Houlihan.

Killinaboy (Clare) Clare

The Richard Harris International Film Festival 2018

When: Thursday, 25 October, 2018

The IFTA affiliated Richard Harris International Film Festival takes place in the home of Richard Harris to mark the life and works of Ireland’s first leading man. The festival pays homage to Limerick’s most famous and favourite actor whose career spanned over 40 years. During that time Richard Harris starred with some of the biggest names in American and British film.

Limerick City (Limerick) Limerick
Richard Harris