September 20, 2014

A MINUTE’S SILENCE FOR FAMINE DEAD

THE Great Famine is on my mind this week, mostly because my own awareness was heightened a few weeks ago when I received an invitation to […]
September 20, 2014

A COACH AND FOUR

IF YOU are a regular reader, you will know that, from time to time, I take to the bicycle. I do this primarily as a means […]
September 15, 2014

A PRIOR ENGAGEMENT

RECENTLY I was unravelling the connection between a certain Richard Warburton who, in 1731, was one of the founder members of the Dublin Society. It would […]