North Mayo West Sligo Heritage Group are presenting a lecture entitled 1916 - The Easter Rising and the Somme which will be delivered by Mr John Cunningham in the Family Resource Centre, Ardnaree on Tues night the 23rd Feb. at 8 pm. This lecture will be based on John's most recent publications " Gazing into Eternity 1916" and will discuss newspaper features from Dublin, Belfast and London. Items relating to Sligo and Mayo, such as enlisting, farm profits, emigration of men and women to work on farms and munitions factories. All are welcome.
Mayo Historical & Archaeological Society wishes North Mayo West Sligo Heritage Group members success with the upcoming event.