On This Day….28 February

On this day, or thereabouts, Patrick Conroy was born. ‘ Much folklore surrounds his life and his biographers have encountered difficulty in establishing certain facts about him ‘; this is a quote from the Dictionary of Irish Biography. There appears to be an incorrect date for his date of birth Read more…

Unveiling the Royal Threads: Catherine, Princess of Wales, and the Hall of the Red Earl Connection

    As we approach National Heritage Week 2024, themed “Connections, Routes & Networks” from August 17th to 25th, we find ourselves at the intersection of history and technology. Beyond the tangible pathways that have shaped our past, today’s celebration delves into the digital connections that redefine our understanding of Read more…