Articles tagged with: National Famine Commemoration

NATIONAL FAMINE COMMEMORATION WILL PUT CLONES ON THE MAP

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9 Sep 2011 Comments Off on NATIONAL FAMINE COMMEMORATION WILL PUT CLONES ON THE MAP
NATIONAL FAMINE COMMEMORATION WILL PUT CLONES ON THE MAP

The members of Monaghan Co Council on Monday looked forward in anticipation to this Saturday’s National Famine Commemoration events in Clones. Pat Treanor complimented all those involved in the preparations for the event, predicting “it will put Clones and Co Monaghan on the map for years to come.” Co Mayor Seamus Coyle praised the range of events that had been taking place in Clones and other locations in the lead-up to Saturday’s commemoration. Mayor Coyle said these events had been a great education to him regarding a ...

CAPACITY CROWD AT LAUNCH OF NATIONAL FAMINE COMMEMORATION

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1 Sep 2011 Comments Off on CAPACITY CROWD AT LAUNCH OF NATIONAL FAMINE COMMEMORATION
CAPACITY CROWD AT LAUNCH OF NATIONAL FAMINE COMMEMORATION

By Cianna McNally A HUGE crowd was in attendance in the Canal Stores, Clones on Monday evening, 29th August as the National Famine Commemoration programme of events was officially launched ahead of the ceremony which will be held next Saturday, 10th September in Clones. The application to have the town host the national event was made by Clones Community Forum with the support of Clogher Historical Society and others. President of Ireland Mary McAleese will officiate at the ceremony which will involve both local and state input. Chairman of the Community ...