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Comrade and Chemist: Howard Colman Rowe Of Arklow
Introduction In late August 1897 the Wicklow Newsletter carried notification of the opening of a new business enterprise in Arklow. The ...
Conor O'Leary - the silver lining to COVID19 is that Purple House can help people nationwide
Purple House is a community-based, cancer-support services organisation based predominantly in Wicklow and South Dublin. It supports cancer patients and ...
County Wicklow and Saint Patrick
The landing place of St Patrick is probably one of the most contested topics in County Wicklow with several towns ...
COVID brings out Campervans
Sue Best – Lazy Days Campervans COVID and lockdown is not bad for all sectors; with the call for Irish people ...
Danny O'Brien - comedian and ...dog walker
Man walks dog – saves World That is a headline I have wanted to write for a long time. And it’s ...
Deirde Doyle - cooking for kids every day (often in fancy dress)
Deirdre Doyle – Cool Food School In a theme familiar to readers of these pages from Wicklow Good News Deirdre Doyle’s ...
East Coast Radio Interview Tich Ennis 2014
Eva Blake - documenting families in their homes
Eva Blake – Photographer Eva Blake has launched her own Wicklow version of the global Front Door Portrait project in Kilmacanogue. ...
Foraging - forget empty shelves in supermarkets - there is food all around you
Geraldine Kavanagh, Professional Forager Geraldine has always been interested in nature, even as a child she rarely watched television and spent ...
From Love Lane to Joseph Traynor Way
Bloody Sunday Love Lane to Joseph Traynor Way: 21st November 1920 to 21st November 2020 On the afternoon of 21st November 1920, ...
From Tacit Loyalism to Active Nationalism: Change effected by Carnew Emmets GAA club 1888-1919
William Spencer Wentworth, acceded to the title 6th Earl Fitzwilliam in 1857. He was the longest serving Earl and held ...
Gavin Clifford - from his dream job of making gin to making hand sanitizer
Gavin Clifford – from making gin to hand sanitizer Gavin Clifford is the founder and inspiration behind the boutique Irish Bonac ...
Glen Whelan - Volunteer with Brave Charlie Tango bikers
I foolishly asked Glen why Tango and not Delta at the start of our conversation but he pointed out it ...
Glendalough Monastic Site: Guide to sources
Wicklow Library Service is delighted to announce a new guide to sources relating to the Monastic site of Glendalough compiled ...
Grangecon Go Greener Activities during lockdown
I am from a West Wicklow environmental group called Go Greener with Grangecon and would like to enter two videos ...
Greystones2020 lauches Business Hub to help ThinkLocalBuyLocal in COVID
Greystones 2020 is a registered organisation set up in 2017 following the closure of the Chamber of Commerce, to promote ...
Guy Sinnott - cooking at home and grows his Insta account from 800 to almost 20,000
Henry Grattan 1746-1820: Wicklow Connections
Henry Grattan podcast: Supported by the Wicklow County Archives Service, in association with the Bray Cualann Historical Society. To mark ...
Henry Langrell: Granny's brother the Rogue
They say that going to a wedding is the makings of another. My granduncle Henry Langrell was to meet his ...
History of the Coolkenno district: The Old Munny House Orchard by Colum O'Rourke
As you pass through the townland of Munny Upper and arrive at Captain’s Cross, you will be greeted by the ...
How singing can help you - in so many ways during COVID
Ross Scanlon – Sing@work Ross Scanlon trained at the Conservatory of Music and Drama in Carrickmines to be an opera singer ...
Introducing Heritage Week 2020
National Heritage Week, our annual celebration of natural, built and cultural heritage is back and will take place from 15th ...
Introduction to Family History Talks
Series of free online genealogy talks with expert genealogist Fiona Fitzsimons (Irish Family History Centre, Trinity College Dublin) and Declan ...
Introduction to the Wicklow Library Service Local Studies Collection
Local Studies Collections: The local library is an invaluable resource for anyone interested in finding out about their local heritage and ...