FLHS &FULS Titanic Visit

Federation of Local History Societies and Federation for Ulster Local Studies blaze the Titanic Trail.   The 2012 joint exchange visit between the two federations saw a large group of almost eighty people meet in Belfast for the annual joint event. The first port of call was the Ulster Folk & Transport Museum at Cultra […]

Shelling of Millmount – 90th. Anniversary

The Shelling of Millmount 90th. Anniversary 90 years ago on 4th July 1922, the fort at Millmount was shelled by 18 pounder guns. The Irish Civil War had begun. The fort was held by Anti-Treaty forces who endured cannonfire by their former comrades who were Pro Treaty. The tower was destroyed and the Anti Treaty […]

Mermaid Arts Centre Bray Lunchtime Lecture

From Bray With Love Mermaid Arts Centre Lunchtime Lecture Accompanying the “ From Bray With Love “ exhibition in the Mermaid Arts Centre, Main Street, Bray, Co. Wicklow, on view daily until September with short tours taking place between 10 a.m. and 12 Noon on Wednesday mornings this month (July), will be a series of […]