P.J. Francis Latest WG Member of the Week
Our latest Member of the Week is P.J. Francis of Durand, Illinois, U.S.A. P.J. grew up on a farm in The Burren region of County Clare. He always had an interest in living in the United States. At 40 years of age, he felt it was a case of “now or never.” You can read more about P.J. here.
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