Author: Kelly McCarthy

Eminent Victorian Engineers

May 24th 2019 marks the 200th anniversary of the birth of HM Queen Victoria. Isle of Man Post Office decided to mark this important occasion by issuing a collection which celebrates the great works and inventions of six eminent Victorian

49th LORIENT INTERCELTIC FESTIVAL Year of Galicia 2-11 August 2019

Galicia will be the nation guest of honour this summer at the Lorient Interceltic Festival (LIF) For 10 days and 10 nights, Lorient will become the Interceltic Capital, where thousands of artists and festival-goers from around the world come together

2020 North American Manx Association Convention — DATES & VENUE

WE’RE EXCITED!!!! Mark the Date! 7th-9thAugust 2020 Plans are progressing for the 2020 North American Manx Association Convention. It will be held at Hotel 1620 right on Plymouth Harbor and will run from 7th-9thAugust 2020. We picked  Plymouth as it

Local Authors Donate Novel to Irish Heritage Center Library

Isle of Man Fear agus deithe (Men and Gods) A fictional novel, written by John and Lottie Christian Cincinnati residents, John and Lottie Christian, recently donated copies of their new novel, Isle of Man – Fear agus deithe (Men and Gods), to the

Help Ellwyn with his MA research and receive a Celtic flag!

I’m a Welsh artist based in Cardiff and Pontypridd. I’m a Fine Art MA student, and my work is currently centred around where people of Celtic heritage have historically and contemporaneously emigrated to. Part of my current practice involves sending

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Celebrating 40 years of The Manx Society of Minnesota – Come and join us!

Pat Boehne’s Condo – Saturday, May 4, 2019 from 11:30 am-2:30 pm Address for the next meeting: Applewood Point (near south town) 8100 Russell #212 Bloomington, MN, 55431 Downstairs Party Room This meeting we will be celebrating the 40th year

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London Manx Trophy traced

Following an enquiry from Sam about the Mary Weller award at Yn Cruinnaght, Chloë Woolley tells us she had a root in her stock/archive boxes cupboard at work at Culture Vannin, and, unlike the silver cup she had in mind,

Chicago Manx member wins London Manx Quiz

The popular quiz that features in the quarterly magazine of the London Manx Society for March has been won for the third time running by an overseas reader of Manx descent. After successive wins for Richard Moore of Durban, South

Pagan Lady’s Necklace on Display for 35th Annual Viking Festival at JORVIK Viking Centre

Manx National Heritage is proud to announce a special collaboration with York Archaeological Trust, which will see internationally significant objects from the Isle of Man go on display at JORVIK Viking Centre. The items to be featured include the Pagan

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Washington Manx enjoy 12th Night celebration & send message to oldest surviving founding member

The Greater Washington Area Manx Society held its annual 12th Night celebration, beginning with a qualtagh chasing out the Old Year with a sword and bring gifts of salt, money and peat and ending with a rousing chorus of Auld

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