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(From the ‘e-Thursday’ section of the ‘Business Week’ supplement of the ‘Irish Independent’ , 21st August 2008.)

IRISH BLOG AWARDS 2017 - ooops! It seems that our entry application was "not completed in time to be considered.." (?) and, as such, we are not now in the running. But we wish all the best to the successful entrants and to the organisers, and we hope all goes well for them on the day!

Thursday, September 20, 2007


The theme for this years Bobby Sands Lecture is 'The Fenians and the Manchester Martyrs' .
The main Speaker will be Peig Galligan, and the event will be held on Monday September 24 2007 , in Wynn's Hotel,Lower Abbey Street,Dublin, from 7pm to 9.30pm .

Please Note : as usual , there is no Admittance Charge , although a collection for financial contributions will be held on the way out to help towards the cost of hiring the room.
Thank You ,