Manchester Irish Festival 2014 News
During this year's Manchester Irish Festival, we'll be meeting some of the characters from Manchester's Irish Community. Today, on the opening day of the festival, we meet Cork Man Jeremiah.
The wonderful pride and passion of the Mayo community in Manchester will feature on a special TV broadcast on SKY TV this coming Thursday, March 13th after a film crew from IRISH TV travelled to Manchester to attend the prestigious Manchester Mayo Association Dinner Dance.
Manchester's Mayo Association are looking for people to wear their County Colours and join them in the St Patrick's Day Parade on Sunday 16 March
The Manchester Irish Festival is gearing up for it's launch this weekend. Over the next 11 days, we will be out and about talking to some of Manchester's Irish Characters. Today we speak to Levenshulme-based Paul Cawley from County Mayo.
A new play called 'Silent' by the multi-award-winning Irish company Fishamble is coming to The Lowry
The Manchester Irish Festival has teamed up with The Lowry to offer visitors to the play admission for just £5 when it is staged at the theatre on Thursday 13 March, Friday 14 March and Saturday 15 March.
Find out about Tourism Ireland's 2,500km coastal drive. The Wild Atlantic Way is the longest defined coastal driving route in the world.
The Levenshulme Pub Company is sponsoring 25 Free events at its four flagship venues during this years 2014 Manchester Irish Festival. The South Manchester based company is celebrating its 25th anniversary by staging an eleven day Tradfest.
The Wild Atlantic Way in Ireland is the longest defined coastal driving route in the world at 2,500km. Galway to Clare: Take a journey from Galway to Limerick via Killary Harbour, Derrigimlagh and the Cliffs of Moher. Total distance is approximately 505 km.
The World Famous Professional Cycle race starts on Thursday 8 May in Belfast and finishes on Sunday 11 May in Dublin. The Giro d’Italia is a long distance road bicycle stage race held for professional cyclists over a three week period in May and June annually.
Find all about Co. Limerick and their plans for this years City of Culture celebrations. Limerick has made history after winning its bid to be the first ever Irish City of Culture in 2014 National City of Culture 2014 an ambitious plan to establish Limerick as an internationally recognised location
One of the strengths of the Irish Community in Manchester is its radio shows. Going back a few years, the BBC's 'Come into the Parlour' led by Eamonn O'Neill was a great success. One of the veterans of broadcasting in Manchester is John Lowry.
Today, we carry on our focus on the Wild Atlantic Way. The second section of this incredible adventure takes us from Sligo to Mayo. Taking in Mullaghmore Head, Downpatrick Head and Keem Strand to Achill Island in County Mayo.
Find out what are the top ten highlights are during this year's Manchester Irish Festival
The Manchester Mayo Association are looking for someone to represent them during this year's Rose of Tralee. The decision to enter the competition was made at a packed meeting of the Manchester Mayo Association. The search has now started to find a rose to represent the green and red of Mayo.