Archive | January, 2018

Ballymascanlon House Hotel Golf and Leisure Club

Ballymascanlon House Hotel Golf and Leisure Club Special Offer for Brigid of Faughart Festival 2018 Ballymascanlon, Dundalk, Co. Louth A package of 2 nights from €150 per person sharing.  The package includes breakfast both mornings and an evening meal on the night of their choice. Please Quote ‘Brigid of Faughart Festival’ to avail of the […]

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Directions to Carrickarnon for the Gardening Workshop with Roisin Cotter

Directions to Carrickarnon for the Gardening Workshop with Roisin Cotter   From Dublin, Drogheda and all points south of Dundalk Take exit 20 from M1 going north turn right and drive down the hill to the small roundabout and take the first exit heading past the Carrickdale Hotel.towards Newry.  Take first small road on your left just past the large […]

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At St. Brigid’s Shrine, Faughart The 42nd Annual Candlelight Procession from Faughart Cemetary to St. Brigid’s Shrine at 8.00PM on Thursday 1st February 2018 The procession forms up at Faughart Old Cemetery on the summit of Faughart Hill and following prayers and blessing of fire, traverses the two kilometre route leading to St. Brigid’s Stream […]

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Solas Bhride have a wonderful Feile Bhride 2018 in Kildare town celebrating 26 years This Festival will run from Wednesday 31st January 2018 to Sunday 11th February 2018 and includes a wonderful programme of events.  You will find the beautiful programme at

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Brigit’s Eve – Oíche Bhríde Wednesday January 31st, 7.30pm Celebrate Brigit’s Eve, Oíche Bhríde, in the Roundhouse with an evening of Brigit traditions, cross-making, music, ritual and reflection. The evening will be led by Moya Roddy and there will be refreshments afterwards. All are welcome, the guideline donation is €10.   Thursday 1st and Sunday 4th […]

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Saturday 3rd February – Effective Cultural Change – Davie Phillip

Stories and Conversations for Effective Cultural Change Davie Phillip, one of the original catalysts of the Transition Towns process, will host this dynamic workshop exploring new approaches in making our communities flourish. He will tell his own story of regeneration and resilience and facilitate a café conversation on transforming our local areas. Davie will share […]

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Davie Phillip

Davie Phillip has been active promoting sustainable community in Ireland since 1996.  He was a founding member of FEASTA: the Foundation for the Economics of Sustainability and a co-founder of Sustainable Projects Ireland Ltd. For 20 years Davie has designed and facilitated events and training with Cultivate for NGOs, businesses and agencies.  He is trained as an Art of Hosting […]

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