Author Archives: Ed

The Gathering – on Facebook

Next year is the big year for the Gathering. We are hoping to see some Glascotts whose ancestors were associated with Wexford, and maybe some of our own clans – the Devanes and the OFarrells.About the GatheringAbout the Glascotts

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The Winner

No big surprise that Mick Croot has won our photograph competition, if you have seen the great selection he and Jane sent us after their stay here last November. This one of neighbouring Dunbrody Abbey is just one of many … Continue reading

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Piano Festival

New Ross Piano FestivalSeptember 27th – 30th, 2012 http://www.newrosspianofestival.com/wb/Once again a weekend not to be missed. Wonderful pianists and the RTE Concert Orchestra for the final concert; A free opening concert with familiar American standards from the nimble-fingered Fergus Sheil SeniorMartina … Continue reading

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Hook Head

One of our favourite summer visitors out walking on Hook Head in August !

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Irish Food Trails

Episode Twelve County Waterford Clodagh begins at Ardkeen Farmers’ Market, a popular market held every Sunday morning in the middle of the city, and Clodagh makes vegetable soup in the market. In the seaside town of Dungarvan Clodagh meets Esther … Continue reading

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Nice Surprise for Coach House Visitors

Trinity College Welcomes the 10 Millionth Visitor to the Old Library and Book of Kells Visitor Centre Aug 08, 2012 The 10 millionth visitor to the Old Library, Trinity College Dublin since the creation of its visitor centre in 1992 … Continue reading

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The Norman Gallery, Monksgrange, Rathnure, Enniscorthy . . . . a scenic drive about an hour away from Fruit Hill The Norman Gallery is located at Monksgrange in Rathnure, Co. Wexford at the foot of the Blackstairs Mountains. The gallery opened … Continue reading

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   4th of July Irish America Day  Venue: New Ross and The Hook, Co Wexford 4th of July Irish America Day, this new Irish American Festival takes place in New Ross and The Hook, filled with entertainment, music, history and … Continue reading

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GAA Championship Tickets now available in Discover Ireland Centres GAA Football Match Fáilte Ireland in conjunction with the Gaelic Games Association (GAA) is encouraging visitors to Ireland to sample an integral part of Ireland’s culture by attending a football or … Continue reading

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The Gathering Ireland 2013 Ireland and Wexford is Calling Throughout 2013, Ireland will hold a year long celebration of what is best about our people, landscape, culture & heritage. Ireland is inviting you to re-connect. Whether you’re Irish born, Irish … Continue reading

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