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Posted in April 2014 …
Ireland’s Eurosong 2014: you couldn’t make it up!
This year’s Irish selection process for Eurovision has been widely hailed as one of the more bizarre and memorable…. Continue reading
Stop Press! Alternative Anzac Day Seminar
An Alternative Anzac event at the Celtic Club TODAY. Continue reading
Live Music @ The Celtic Club in April/May
Watch all AFL Premiership games at the Celtic Club live and loud.
The President and the Queen
the President said relations between the two islands had achieved a great warmth Continue reading
Was the 1798 rebellion doomed to failure?
To assert that an attack was doomed to failure would be to deny the role of human freedom, Continue reading
A Forgotten Irish Saint, and his Many Churches
The period from 1880 to 1907 appears to be the main foundation date for most of the churches named for St. Carthage in Australia ….. Continue reading
What’s in a name? – Australia’s ‘Irishtowns’.
Only a small number of these ‘Irishtowns’ officially exist today, all of them small towns or localities in rural settings. Continue reading
Is it or isn’t it? Only statisticians know for sure.
Ireland tentatively emerging from its long slump, .. is being cited as the great exemplar of the virtues of austerity. Continue reading
Sebastian Barry’s Gentlemen
Credit has been slow in coming … for the members of the Royal Irish Constabulary, the RIC. Continue reading