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Isaac Langrell - Connaught Ranger by Maura Gibson
Edith Cavell 1865 – 1915 was a British born nurse who was responsible for saving the lives of many soldiers ...
Jo Quinn - yoga is so good for the little ones
Jo Quinn – yoga for children Jo Quinn first trained as an actor. She found it very stressful both on a ...
Joseph Langrell - Gamekeeper.
Robert Cunningham at Mount Kennedy. Joseph Langrell – Gamekeeper – connections to Cappagh, Aughrim, Co. Wicklow. Extract from ‘A topographical dictionary of Ireland’ ...
Keelin (age 7) and Aibhlinn (age 10)
Back in early April my two daughters wrote their thoughts on Covid-19. Keelin is aged 7 and Aibhlinn is aged ...
Kelly Cheung - on gratitude and running
Kelly Cheung, manager and co-owner of Amphibian King Generating positive social media comments COVID19 has generated a conversation on what we understand ...
Kitchen Table Concerts in Glen of Imaal
Art and creativity has shone during Lockdown 2020 and provides a fabulous way for people to keep engaged with their ...
Know Your Locality Course - Wicklow - April 2021
Get to Know Your 5K in this upcoming course, designed by Irish Archaeology Field school and delivered via five zoom ...
Lá Fhéile Pádraig 2020
Where to start, where to begin The whole world has gone into a spin, Schools are closed And travel banned It won’t be long ...
Leon and Ashley - using kindness and cookies to stay afloat in the Pandemic
Leon Mowlds and Ashley Robbins from www.alaskabakes.com It’s not just about delivering baked food, it’s delivering love. While preparing a sumptuous ...
Limerick by Grannie Annie
This grannie is in a cocoon. I hope it will all end quite soon. With not much to do, and people so few, I’ll ...
Michael O'Reilly, editor of Bray Arts Journal, looking for submissions
Michael O’Reilly is the editor of the Bray Arts Journal. He is very self-deprecating mentioning that he was sort of ...
Michelle Lynch - audiologist and COVID19 volunteer coordinator
Wicklow Good News was set up by Jillian Godsil and Marlena Murphy. Over the coming weeks they hope to speak ...
Military Service (1916-1923) Pensions Collection - Online launch of the latest release of material
The Minister for Defence, Mr Simon Coveney, T.D. launched the latest release of material from the Military Service (1916-1923) Pensions ...
My Best Friend
My Best Friend My best friend is dead. Who can I talk to instead? I have some various fragmentary friends, will they come ...
Nature @Home by Leah Mulhall
Leah (age 7) has been sketching images of some of the regular visitors to or back garden. We have Robin ...
Network Ireland launches new business awards in time of COVID - the power within
Dawn Leane, President of Network Ireland, Wicklow Dawn has many titles; corporate trainer and executive coach, is chair of Sunbeam House ...
New bridge over Avonmore named for Samuel Hayes of Avondale
Samuel Hayes Bridge, a new pedestrian bridge to link the Jubilee Walk and the Avonmore Way trail over the Avonmore ...
New History Ireland Hedgeschool Podcast: Wicklow in the Revolutionary Period
As part of our Wicklow Decade of Centenaries: The Historians’ Project – Wicklow County Council’s Archives Service is delighted to ...
New publication marking the Centenary of the 1920 Local Elections
This year marks the centenary of the local elections of 1920 (urban authorities in January and the remainder in June) ...
New Wicklow Records online
We are delighted to announce that Wicklow County Archives & Genealogy service have added over 34,000 burial records to their ...
NEW! Guides to sources for the archaeology of County Wicklow.
Wicklow Library Service is delighted to announce two new guides to sources for the archaeology of County Wicklow compiled by ...
Newtownmountkennedy - Map and Heritage Guide
Welcome to Newtownmountkennedy! In the years 2018-2020 Newtownmountkennedy & District Tidy Towns worked on the creation of the Newtownmountkennedy Map & ...
Nurse Mary Hayden: An unsung Wicklow heroine
In the course of research for my recent account of the 1918/19 influenza epidemic in Co Wicklow, I was impressed ...
Ottawa's first Chief of Police: Thomas Langrell of Aughrim, County Wicklow
Thomas Langrell – Chief of Police Ottawa Thomas was born in 1808. He was the son Richard Langrell, Cappagh, Aughrim and ...