Friday, December 7th, 2018
Ceol agus Craic in Calgary, the broadcasting time on FM 94.7 has been changed. The new time slot is 9 p.m. to 10 p.m. on Sunday
Wednesday, April 25th, 2018
Ontario Supporting Memorial Honouring Caregivers Who Died During Irish Famine
Ireland Park Foundation Creating Urban Park in Downtown Toronto
Tuesday, December 20th, 2016
The National Library of Ireland (NLI) is to bring the Band Aid archive to a worldwide audience with plans to digitise a vast collection of letters, photographs and charity records from the iconic 1984 fundraiser. Band Aid founder, Bob Geldof, and Minister for Culture, Heritage and the Gaeltacht, Josepha Madigan TD were at the Library today (20.12.17) to officially announce the donation of the archive by the Band Aid Trust. A commitment of €245,000 in digitisation funds from the Department of Culture, Heritage and the Gaeltacht to facilitate the development of the archive by the National Library was also announced.
Saturday, February 20th, 2016
The National Library of Ireland (NLI) has today (19.02.16) announced the arrival of the first draft of Sean O’Casey’s play ‘Juno and the Paycock’, acquired at a Sotheby’s auction in December 2015. Regarded as one of the most significant works of Irish literature, the manuscript was officially received at a special event at the NLI today. The cast members of the current Gate Theatre production of the play, were also in attendance at the event.
Tuesday, June 21st, 2016