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LARAGH LINEN CHOSEN AS LAUNCHPAD FOR MONAGHAN HERITAGE WEEK

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16 Aug 2015 Comments Off on LARAGH LINEN CHOSEN AS LAUNCHPAD FOR MONAGHAN HERITAGE WEEK
LARAGH LINEN CHOSEN AS LAUNCHPAD FOR MONAGHAN HERITAGE WEEK

By Veronica Corr Monaghan Heritage Week 2015 was introduced in lively fashion on Thursday evening last, August 6th, with an event called ‘Pull the Flax for Laragh Linen,’ the brainchild of Laragh Heritage Community Group. This project was chosen by Monaghan County Council as the platform to launch Heritage Week locally and the event was officiated by Minister for Arts, Heritage and the Gaeltacht Heather Humphreys. A field beside the Meeting House on the N2 was the highly-visible location where the flax was grown and it was the first time in over fifty ...