The Irish Cart
The traditional Irish cart, as used for transporting turf from the
bog and cereal crops from the fields, was a distinctive type. more...
In bygone days Irish country people couldn’t afford to dress up
very often, but they did make a valiant effort on special occasions.
Each year we celebrate Christmas, New Year, St Patrick’s Day, Easter
and Hallowe’en, all of them colourful calendar customs which have
survived from olden times. more...
Bodhran & Fiddle
In a blow to undocumented driver’s license holders in New York state,
the Pataki administration has appealed a court order which permits
the renewal of driver’s licenses without Social Security numbers.