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# heritage - Sunday 29 January, 2012

Column: Yes, centenaries are tourism gold but let's not forget our past for a quick buck
# Opinion
# Opinion

Column: Yes, centenaries are tourism gold but let's not forget our past for a quick buck

Jan 29th 2012, 6:00 PM 12 Views 49 Comments

Tour guide John Gibney says Ireland should recognise the events being marked over the coming years as vital parts of our heritage, and not just as opportunities for tourism.

# heritage - Thursday 15 December, 2011

National Library gets visitor boost from its online activity
# Virtual Visitors
# Virtual Visitors

National Library gets visitor boost from its online activity

Dec 15th 2011, 8:15 PM 1,932 Views 0 Comments

The Library has revolutionised its presence on digital media – and has a newfound popularity to prove it.

# heritage - Friday 11 November, 2011

Cork to get its 'own passport' under plan from FG councillor
# People's Republic
# People's Republic

Cork to get its 'own passport' under plan from FG councillor

Nov 11th 2011, 11:09 AM 4,940 Views 55 Comments

The idea has been floated by a Fine Gael councillor in Cork to celebrate the heritage of the rebel county – but the reaction from non-Corkonians has been less than positive…

# heritage - Thursday 27 October, 2011

Letter in a bottle from Titanic victim goes on display
# Titanic100
# Titanic100

Letter in a bottle from Titanic victim goes on display

Oct 27th 2011, 7:15 AM 16,658 Views 17 Comments

Jeremiah Burke wrote a goodbye note and threw it overboard in a bottle – a year after his death in the disaster, it washed up near his former home.

# heritage - Thursday 29 September, 2011

We'll always have Connemara: John Hinde Ltd facing examinership
# Postcards From The Edge
# Postcards From The Edge

We'll always have Connemara: John Hinde Ltd facing examinership

Sep 29th 2011, 8:30 PM 7,952 Views 13 Comments

The picture postcard company is in financial difficulties but its rose-tinted archive of Ireland lives on in our slideshow…

# heritage - Thursday 15 September, 2011

Ireland's historic buildings could be stripped of protection in new plan
# Heritage
# Heritage

Ireland's historic buildings could be stripped of protection in new plan

Sep 15th 2011, 11:20 AM 3,002 Views 38 Comments

There will be “nothing to stop people bulldozing” sites built in the last 300 years if the proposals are carried through, an archaeologist told TheJournal.ie.

# heritage - Monday 22 August, 2011

Over 1,400 events planned nationwide for National Heritage Week
# Heritage Week
# Heritage Week

Over 1,400 events planned nationwide for National Heritage Week

Aug 22nd 2011, 3:41 PM 361 Views 1 Comment

The nine-day festival kicked off on Saturday, with events across the country including at least 200 in Dublin alone.

# heritage - Wednesday 20 July, 2011

Temple Bar "is working" says Arts Minister
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# Temple Bar

Temple Bar "is working" says Arts Minister

Jul 20th 2011, 4:48 PM 627 Views 6 Comments

Jimmy Deenihan calls Dublin city area a “cultural oasis” during Absolut Fringe Festival 2011 launch.

# heritage - Thursday 14 July, 2011

Poll: Is the 'proof of Irishness' certificate worthwhile?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Is the 'proof of Irishness' certificate worthwhile?

Jul 14th 2011, 10:20 AM 4,946 Views 56 Comments

The government has confirmed that a ‘Certificate of Irish Heritage’ will be available to members of the Irish diaspora from October. What do you think of the move?…

# heritage - Wednesday 6 July, 2011

Ghost town: 3 unusual places you can visit for nothing today
# OPW
# OPW

Ghost town: 3 unusual places you can visit for nothing today

Jul 6th 2011, 11:09 AM 1,310 Views 4 Comments

All the OPW’s visitor sites are free to enter today. They include the usual big names – plus some altogether stranger…

# heritage - Tuesday 24 May, 2011

Kids go radio gaga as they get grants to set up station
# Arts
# Arts

Kids go radio gaga as they get grants to set up station

May 24th 2011, 5:48 PM 658 Views 0 Comments

Broadcasting Authority of Ireland divvies up almost €800k of grants to radio programme producers.

# heritage - Wednesday 4 May, 2011

Archaeologists find new Viking site in Temple Bar
# Viking Dublin
# Viking Dublin

Archaeologists find new Viking site in Temple Bar

May 4th 2011, 3:08 PM 5,775 Views 2 Comments

More evidence of Dublin’s original inhabitants turns up at building site in Meeting House Square.

# heritage - Wednesday 23 February, 2011

Demolition work begins on landmark building on Dublin's High Street
# Heritage
# Heritage

Demolition work begins on landmark building on Dublin's High Street

Feb 23rd 2011, 9:54 AM 2,829 Views 0 Comments

The address was home to Murphy’s Pram and Nursery store but safety concerns have led to demolition beginning.

# heritage - Wednesday 10 November, 2010

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