Category Archives: Anniversaries

Celebrating Shandon 300

A series of exhibition boards created by the Shandon Area History Group was unveiled on 12th August at a special preview event in St Anne’s Church, Shandon. The event was well attended and Cllr. Derry Canty, who deputised for Lord … Continue reading

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Handel’s Messiah opens 800th anniversary celebrations in Youghal

The 800th anniversary of St Mary’s Collegiate Church in Youghal is being marked this year with services, concerts, art works and talks. The celebrations started with a performance of G.F. Handel’s Messiah in St Mary’s, by the East Cork Choral … Continue reading

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Handel’s Messiah marks Youghal Church’s 800th anniversary celebrations!

St. Mary’s Collegiate Church, Youghal is launching the celebration of its delayed 800th anniversary by hosting a special performance of the one of the most popular pieces of classical music: George Frideric Handel’s Messiah on Sunday, 24th April at 7.30pm. … Continue reading

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Nurturing Post-BREXIT Links: Bishop Paul Colton’s Sermon at the Lichfield Diocese 1350th Patronal Festival

Last weekend, 25th to 27th February 2022, the Bishop of Cork, Cloyne and Ross, Dr Paul Colton was the guest of the Bishop of Lichfield, the Right Rev. Dr Michael Ipgrave, at the 1350th Commemoration in Lichfield Cathedral of the … Continue reading

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Saint Luke’s Home in Cork reaches 150 year Milestone in Caring for Older People

Saint Luke’s Home, a residential care home in Cork for older people which also established Ireland’s first specialist unit for people living with dementia, marked the start of its 150th anniversary year yesterday, 1st March 2022. ‘In fact we were … Continue reading

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