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  1. East Wall Halloween Festival 2018 — October 12, 2018
  2. “It Runs in the Family” : 16th – 20th October 2018 — October 12, 2018
  3. “Take away our hearts o’ stone…” – Powerful Sean O’Casey monologues performed in New York — September 9, 2018
  4. Sean O’Casey Festival 2018 : September 11th – September 21st — September 4, 2018
  5. Sean O’Casey Festival 2018 — August 16, 2018

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Jul 03

East Wall Summer Festival , 14th July 2018

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Led by a  Grand Marshal  nominated by the community , who will be joined by the newly elected Lord Mayor of Dublin Mr Nial Ring . Just a small sample of the activity’s on the day : City Farm will be here with amazing animals to see – Exotic pets will be here, where you will …

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Jun 27

East Wall resists evictions in the 1970’s

June 19th 1973

“This is going back to the days of Adam and Eve- it just can’t happen in this day and age” This is a story from the front page of the Evening Press, from just over 45 years ago. The story features details of an attempt to evict seventeen families from Caledon Road. The tenants, some …

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Jun 16

Refusing to fight in World War I: Resistance to military conscription in First World War Britain and Ireland.

Poster for Conscientious Objectors talk

We are familiar with how Irish people responded to the threat of conscription during the First World War , with a mass campaign of resistance which prevented it’s introduction here. This event will look in detail at how the same threat was faced in Britain , by individuals and organisations who showed great courage in …

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Jun 12

“Love Liberty – Hate Slavery”: Dublin’s abolition movement in the 19th century

Richard Allen , Dublin abolitionist

“Tell every man that you do not understand liberty for the white man, and slavery for the black man; that you are for liberty for all, of every color , creed and country” Richard Allen was born in 1803 at Harold’s Cross, which was then a rural area of Dublin. The family were part of …

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Jun 12

BACKYARD BLITZ – Free gardening service for over 65′s (June 2018)

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Jun 03

At the Sean O’Casey Theatre – June 2018

The Importance of Being Earnest

As usual there is a very exciting mix of events at the Sean O’Casey Theatre this month . Here are just some of them . First up is a classic: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jikfdJaFC6U Next up is “Hubris” a Dublin based drama on how the wrong decisions made in the past can lead to the entrapment of your …

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May 23

East Wall pro-wrestler in action next week (June 1st & 2nd)

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Next weekend local wrestling superstar Darren Kearney will be in action . On Friday he is back on his home turf at the Sean O’Casey Community Centre. His last appearance here saw him and his partner (‘More Than Hype’) winning the Irish tag-team titles. Friday will be their first title defense. And on Saturday you …

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May 16

CAREER L.E.A.P. – Opportunities for young people , May 2018

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May 13

“Ireland and the African slave trade” – Exciting conference at Sean O’Casey Theatre

The abolition of the slave trade

On Saturday the 23rd June the East Wall History Group & the Alternative Visions Oral History Group will host the 2018 Sarah Lundberg Summer School. Each year the event is held in honour of our friend and colleague Sarah Lundberg, an Archivist, Historian and publisher who tragically passed away four years ago. This is a …

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May 13

Darkness into Light 2018 : East Wall Youth do us proud

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Congratulations to all the club members from East Wall Youth who took part in the Darkness into Light walk . They were part of an incredible 200,000 who participated in this important annual event , aimed at promoting suicide prevention and tackling the stigma that surrounds mental health. And lets not forget all the others from …

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