John Mooney's Blog (3)

Poppy Season

As many people know, the summer months in Norn Iron make up The Marching Season. But the three weeks or so before Remembrance Sunday make up Poppy Season.…

Continue

Added by John Mooney on October 28, 2013 at 1:00pm — 4 Comments

Jacobites ... By Name?

I suppose I have been interested in original Wild Geese all my adult life. As is often the case with Irish History, our first approach is via songs sung at school (eg Clare's Dragoons),rte radio (Jackets Green), folklore (Galloping Hogan).

Of course the real story deserves more…

Continue

Added by John Mooney on October 9, 2013 at 10:30am — 5 Comments

Irish Stamps and Propaganda

It is an unfashionable thing to admit in 2013...but I collect stamps. There...I said it. My only excuse is that I am a 61 year old guy and collecting stamps was considered "normal" for a child fifty odd…

Continue

Added by John Mooney on October 6, 2013 at 4:00am — 16 Comments

Newsletter

Heritage Partners

Extend your reach with The Wild Geese Irish Heritage Partnership, The Green Pages, and The Wild Geese Directory of Irish Heritage.

Forum

World Poetry Day is on 21 March. List your favorite Irish poem/poet

Started by Belinda Evangelista in Arts. Last reply by An Filioct Boct O Healuite on Wednesday. 15 Replies

Irish The World Over in the Olympic Games

Started by Belinda Evangelista in Irish in World History. Last reply by Bernard Raymond O'Brien on Sunday. 15 Replies

What Makes a Pub Your Favorite?

Started by Bit Devine in Travel. Last reply by Patrick Paddy Taylor on Saturday. 18 Replies

Censorship in Ireland, Then and Now

Started by Belinda Evangelista in Wild Geese Announcements. Last reply by Against The Wind on Saturday. 36 Replies

The Irish in Mining around the World

Started by Belinda Evangelista in Uncategorized. Last reply by P.J. Francis Apr 11. 1 Reply

April Is National Humor Month

Started by Belinda Evangelista in Wild Geese Announcements. Last reply by Fran Reddy Apr 7. 4 Replies

Irish awarded Order of the British Empire OBE

Started by Belinda Evangelista in Wild Geese Announcements. Last reply by Belinda Evangelista Apr 5. 2 Replies

Irish inventions and discoveries

Started by Belinda Evangelista in Wild Geese Announcements. Last reply by Belinda Evangelista Apr 5. 1 Reply

© 2014   Created by Gerry Regan.

Badges  |  Report an Issue  |  Privacy Policy  |  Terms of Service

Related Posts Plugin for WordPress, Blogger...