Programme of Events Sept 2018 to May 2019

DATE   TALK SPEAKER
SEPTEMBER 18th 2018 LONG TALK  –  Pearl and Alfonso – a Foxrock and Spanish connection in the 1920’s and 30’s John Porter
SEPTEMBER 18th 2018 SHORT TALK  – Two August 1922 Civil War Murders in Deansgrange and Foxrock   James Scannell
OCTOBER 16th 2018 LONG TALK –   Irish Women’s  Involvement in Politics, Nationalism, Revolution and Suffrage in 1918 Liz Gillis
OCTOBER 16th 2018 SHORT TALK – The Anglo –Normans and their influence in our area.  Brian Mac Aongusa
NOVEMBER 20th 2018 LONG TALK   The Armistice of Nov 1918    Ronan McGreevy
  AGM – NO SHORT TALK  
DECEMBER 11th   2018 DECEMBER XMAS EVENT Padraig Laffan and committee help.
JANUARY 15th 2019 LONG TALK    John Feeney – Forgotten Irish Tenor from Mayo Harry Bradshaw
JANUARY 15th 2019 SHORT TALK- No short talk needed as Harry will use the full time of the meeting for his talk. Harry Bradshaw
FEBRUARY 19th 2019 LONG TALK    Richard Bridges Beechey – Naval Officer and Marine Artist Cormac Lowth
FEBRUARY 19th 2019 SHORT TALK     Horace Plunkett – his life and work and his Foxrock connection Declan Ryan
MARCH 19th 2019 LONG TALK  The Life and Times of Alfie Byrne  Trevor White
MARCH 19th 2019 SHORT TALK  The murder of the McMahon brothers in 1922 Norah Glynn
APRIL 16th 2019 LONG TALK  Cherrywood – Past, Present and Future Myles Reid
APRIL 16th 2019 SHORT TALK-  Subject to be agreed Padraig Laffan
MAY 21st 2019 LONG TALK  Queen Victoria Frank Woods
MAY 21st  2019 SHORT TALK  The Story behind the Stained Glass Window of the Madonna and Child in Foxrock Church Liam Clare