News from Ireland

True to Ireland

When: Monday, 12 August, 2019

These men from all parts of Ireland including set up and funded an organisation that would take on the might of the New Zealand government to prevent them from being conscripted into the army.

Moycullen (Galway)
Peter Burke True to Ireland New Zealand

Global Festival Series 2019

When: Thursday, 1 August, 2019

In Limerick, the Global Irish Festival Series features two great festivals, namely I.NY (12-20 October) and Richard Harris International Film Festival (22-28 October).

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 Glen Hansard & Joseph O'Connor

IrelandXO Insight - What is a townland?

When: Monday, 22 July, 2019

Gaelic in origin, an baile fearainn (baile = home/town fearann= land/territory) aka town-land pre-dates the Norman invasion and is the smallest territorial unit to have survived since medieval times. 

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Map of Ardmore townland