Archive for ‘ireland’

June 18, 2017

Cork Commemorates Choctaw Kindness

by duncanr

Native American Choctaw leaders have arrived in Ireland to unveil a sculpture celebrating the financial contribution made by the tribe to starving Irish people in 1847

full story – http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-europe-40304645

March 18, 2017

Give Up Yer Aul Sins – Story of Saint Patrick

by duncanr

in the 1960s, a film crew visiting a Dublin school recorded this girl telling the story of St Patrick

the animation is by Brown Bag Films

March 17, 2017

Lá Fhéile Pádraig Sona Duit!

by duncanr

February 23, 2017

Ireland’s 30 Year War

by duncanr

Government discusses sending in troops to combat invaders in Killarney . . .

this is a serious problemhttp://tinyurl.com/j8rg98w