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  1. “A DUBLIN TRAGEDY” : The infamous 1908 Fish Street Murder — January 11, 2020
  2. “North Wall eye-opener” – a Dockland Pub to remember — December 15, 2019
  3. “When Hitchcock met O’Casey” DVD now available — December 15, 2019
  4. Trinity College Dublin Innovation Awards — December 15, 2019
  5. NOBBER – the Blue-Nosed Reindeer — December 15, 2019

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Jan 11

“A DUBLIN TRAGEDY” : The infamous 1908 Fish Street Murder


It was described as “A SQUALID CRIME” , a grim murder , subsequent court-case and sensationalist newspaper coverage which gripped the public imagination . While the names of the victim and perpetrator have long been forgotten , the murder was so infamous at the time that it led to a street name been changed to …

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Dec 15

“North Wall eye-opener” – a Dockland Pub to remember

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As a new local pub, “The Bottle Boy”,opens at the location of the fondly remembered  “Connors” and “Vallence & McGrath” , we take a look back at the history of this address and the drinking establishments which previously stood there. The origins of a premises at No.81 North Wall Quay is somewhat obscure. In the …

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Dec 15

“When Hitchcock met O’Casey” DVD now available


This feature length documentary , made in conjunction with the East Wall History Group is now available on DVD . It is currently available from the following outlets in Dublin , Galway and Kerry : Tower Records , Golden Discs, OMG @zhivago, Galway, Easons, Irish Film Institute, Music Express, Killarney. It is also available mail-order …

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Dec 15

Trinity College Dublin Innovation Awards

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The Trinity Innovation Awards celebrate innovation and entrepreneurship in Trinity College Dublin. The event was held in Regent House on 5th December 2019, attended by the Provost, Dr Patrick Prendergast, award nominees and guests. Awards were presented in 6 categories. Prof Carmel O’Sullivan was nominated for the ‘Societal Impact’ award which is presented to the Academic whose research has had …

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Dec 15

NOBBER – the Blue-Nosed Reindeer


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Sep 28

IT’S CEILI TIME – all ages , on Wednesday 2nd October 2019

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Sep 26

“WHEN HITCHCOCK MET O’CASEY” – cinema screenings announced


The critically acclaimed documentary, made with the participation of the East Wall History Group, will be in the cinema for a limited period beginning on Friday 27th September . It can be seen at Dundrum ,Swords, Gorey and Dungarvan . The film was a success when it premiered to a sold out audience at the …

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