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Cobh Readers and Writers Festival Picks

Reading Cobh This weekend sees the Cobh Readers and Writers Festival takes place, so we’ve picked out some the events you might want to take look at. Along with walks and readings the organisers also say “there will be secondhand, antiquarian and new book dealers from across Britain and Ireland filling every available space for the weekend”. This, along with lots of music and the possibility of good weather, make Cobh look like a nice spot to go to this weekend. From the obvious Titanic link to talks on brewing and […]

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The Tips of her Toes in the Ocean

The Tips of Her Toes in the Ocean – Anne McSweeney

The book contains stories, poems and photographs of people, places and events associated with Cobh. While the stories that Anne has written contain a lot of historical facts, they are about people and events that are of interest to her and she hopes that they will be of interest to the readers also. The book contains over fifty stories associated with Cobh, as well as poetry and is nicely illustrated with relevant photos. Anne wanted the book to be hardback as she prefers them over paperback books. The history of […]

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