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Cork Mother Jones Commemorative Committee

E.L. Voynich (Lily Boole)

The Remarkable Story of Lily Boole

The Remarkable Story of Lily Boole     Author and journalist Alannah Hopkin will present the story of a remarkable Cork woman Ethel Boole otherwise known as Ethel Lilian Voynich or E.L.V. at the Maldron Hotel on Thursday 30th July at 2pm. Ethel Lilian Boole was born at […]

Dave Hopper of Durham Miners Gala

The Durham Miners’ Gala 2015

The 131st Durham Miners Gala will take place on Saturday July 11th 2015. Organised by the Durham Miners’ Association, the parade through the beautiful city of Durham, the subsequent Big Meeting and the blessing of miners’ banners in Durham Cathedral remain one off the greatest manifestations of trade […]

Mother Jones & Her Children DVD now available

Mother Jones And Her Children is a 52 minute long documentary which outlines the extraordinary life and activities of the most famous Cork woman in America. Produced by Emma Bowell and Eddie Noonan of Cork based Frameworks Films ( in cooperation with the Cork Mother Jones Committee. Highly recommended. […]