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La Touche Legacy

 

In association with

 

Greystones Archaeological

 

and Historical Society

 

Greystones Golf Club, Greystones

 

Friday September 25th – Sunday September 27th 2015

 

2nd Festival of History:

 

‘Reflections on the Great War

 

& the Easter Rising 1916’

 

Friday 25th September:

 

16.00 p.m. Official Welcome

 

16.15 p.m. ‘Wartime Diaries of Elsie Henry covering 1916 & World War 1’

Dr Clara Cullen

 

17.00 p.m. ‘WW1 Soldier James Lawless, ‘Knockrath’, Church Lane’

Ms Eva O’Hara, Loreto Student

 

17.30 p.m. ‘That Easter Dawn: The Personalities of 1916’

Mr Turtle Bunbury

 

18.30 p.m. ‘Launch of Volume 8 of the GAHS Journal’

Mr Turtle Bunbury

 

Saturday 26th September:

 

10.00 a.m. ‘Letters of 1916’

Professor Susan Schreibman

 

11.00 a.m. ‘The 36th Ulster Division’

Mr Philip Orr, Historian

 

11.45 a.m. ‘The Psychology of the Fighting Irish’

Mr John O'Keeffe

 

12.30 p.m. ‘Propaganda During WW1’

Mr Ian Kenneally

 

20.00 p.m. Seminar Dinner in Greystones Golf Club

Guest Speaker Mr John Bruton Former Taoiseach

 

Sunday 27th September:

 

11.00 a.m. Jim Brennan Memorial Lecture

‘The La Touche Soldiers’

Mr Michael McGinley

 

Ticket prices

All Lectures, Tea/Coffee: €30

All Lectures, Tea/Coffee and Seminar Dinner: €50

Phone 01 287 8448 to book a place.