I am a theatre director creating a piece called "The Mouth of a Shark" about the experiences of individuals who leave the place they call home. In this documentary theatre piece, Irish emigration narratives will be counterpointed with stories of people who have come to Ireland recently, seeking asylum. As part of show's development, we are looking to interview Irish emigrants living worldwide. I am hoping to connect with people who left Ireland for social or political reasons
Next Thursday, 26th October, we have a fantastic performance of Irish dance, song and stories at the Centre. Tickets £12 (+Booking Fee online). PHONE - 0161-205-4007
ONLINE - Irish Rambling House
AT THE CENTRE - 1 Irish Town Way, Cheetham Hill, Manchester, M8 0RY
Today in history - 19th October 1989 - The "Guildford Four" Gerard Conlon, Patrick Armstrong, Carole Richardson and Paul Hill are released after serving 15 years in prison. This Saturday, 21st October (3pm) as part of Manchester Literature Festival, we are hosting 'Life After Life - A Guildford Four Memoir' with Paddy Armstrong and Mary-Elaine Tynan.
Tickets are £7/£5 - Manchester Literature Festival "On the 5th of October 1974, the IRA detonated two bombs in Guildford, and
Join us in the bar this week for all the action from the Champions League. Live on our multiple screens. Complimentary food during half-time at all Manchester United, Manchester City and Liverpool matches. Free admission. 10% discount on food and drink in the bar for IWHC members. Tuesday 17th October 7pm, Manchester City v Napoli (KO 7.45pm) Wednesday 18th October 7pm, Benfica v Manchester United (KO 7.45pm) 7pm, Chelsea v Roma (KO 7.45pm)
Tickets are still available for this fantastic showcase of Irish music, song, dance and storytelling with the mighty entertainers of the Irish Rambling House. Live at the Irish World Heritage Centre on Thursday 26th October, 8pm (Doors open at 7pm). "If laughter is the best medicine then the Irish Rambling House is the prescription." TICKETS
£12 + booking fee
Eventbrite: The Irish Rambling House
Visit: Irish World Heritage Centre, 1 Irish Town Way, Che
We are delighted that the Kilkennys will preforming again at the Irish World Heritage Centre on 2nd February 2018. If you missed them last time, you missed a fantastic evening. -The Kilkennys live on The Late Late Show- TICKETS Tickets are priced £15 + booking fee. Call us on 0161-205-4007 Visit the Centre located at 1 Irish Town Way, Cheetham Hill, Manchester, M8 0RY or purchase them on Eventbrite: The Kilkennys
Are we ready for the north west rivalry? Liverpool v Manchester United live on all our screens tomorrow from 12 noon (KO 12.30pm). Complimentary food during half-time. Everyone welcome at the IWHC. Family-friendly. Live Sport. Live Music. Reminder - IWHC members get 10% off food and drink (Does not include off shop groceries). Live sport all afternoon in the bar. Live music with Whiskey in the Jar from 9pm.
Statement by President Higgins on the death of Liam Cosgrave In a tribute issued today to the late Taoiseach Liam Cosgrave, President Higgins said: "I have learned with great sadness of the death of Liam Cosgrave, former Taoiseach, Minister, party leader, and valuable member of the Council of State.
Liam Cosgrave will be remembered not only as an effective Cabinet Ministerbut as a Taoiseach with the capacity to win and secure the stability of a multi-party coalition.