Peter Kiernan had a long association with Irish affairs in Melbourne – the Connolly Association program on Radio 3CR, the Famine Rock commemoration at Williamstown, and with both Táin and Tinteán magazines…
What was Irish about Brian Bourke? Of course, he had the name and the face, a map of Ireland.
Donaldson joined Celtic Thunder in 2007 and was an original member of the internationally successful group.
In August he described himself as ‘gay, Irish, Catholic, alcoholic Pogue… about to die from cancer.’