Robbery Notice, Part 2

Caveat Emptor – Buyer Beware It is with great regret that I have to report a robbery at The Collectors’ Shop, Blackrock Market some time between Sunday 6th April and Thursday 24th April last.  I have now completed an inventory of the stolen items so that any dealer, auction house or private buyers can be…

Robbery Notice, Part 1

Caveat Emptor – Buyer Beware It is with great regret that I have to report a robbery at The Collectors’ Shop, Blackrock Market some time between Sunday 6th April and Thursday 24th April last.  I am in the middle of doing an inventory of the stolen items so that any dealer, auction house or private…

Dr Kathleen Lynn – The forgotten woman of Irish history

Despite being one of the most influential Irish women of the early 20th century, Kathleen Florence Lynn has been quietly written out of the Irish history books. Was it because she was a woman?  No, it can’t be that – after all we hear quite a bit about Constance Markievicz, Maude Gonne-McBride, Madeline Ffrench-Mullen, Hanna…