Tom O’Doherty, on behalf of the Ashbourne Historical Society, has undertaken a cleanup of the Brindley Memorial, which was long overdue.
The next ten years will see the centenaries of many events that have had a formative influence on our society as it is today. Most everybody is aware of the upcoming 1916 centenary, but each year from now until 2022 will see the 100th anniversary of events, both in Ireland and on the wider world stage, that have shaped how history played out since then and continue to influence our lives today. Later in 2013 will see the anniversary of the Dublin lockout, next year the outbreak of the Great War, and so on.
Ashbourne Historical Society presents:
A talk by The Distinguished Irish Artist and Medallist
Thomas Ryan, RHA
All the relevant material and information has been forwarded to Meath Partnership, and we hope to hear soon about a successful outcome.
This will be a major boost to Ashbourne, and all people interested in local history.
AHS, March 2013