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The Skellig Islands, Star Wars and an Irish Lent.

Have seen Ireland’s Skellig Islands feature in the most recent Star Wars movies? But, did you know there is also a strong connection between this place and Lent which precedes Easter. And, it’s not what you may think! Read on to find out more. Céad Míle Fáilte – and welcome to this week’s Letter from Ireland. Earlier […]

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Partridge Island, Saint John.

Of the many routes of migration the Irish took while immigrating, one of the most popular was to the Atlantic and Maritime Provinces of Canada. The route was harrowing, and the ships were full of fever, but the Irish who survived the voyage thrived as their descendants can attest today. Céad Míle Fáilte – and […]

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