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The day Dolores kidnapped baby Jesus

The day Dolores kidnapped baby Jesus

We asked older locals from Finglas to share their Christmases past and heard about kidnapping Jesus, steamy puddings, preparing the turkey and a perm club.
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100 years in Tinahely

100 years in Tinahely

Our branch in Tinahely, Co. Wicklow opened in 1918. A hundred years later, staff from the branch supported the 83rd Tinahely Show, volunteered to help and took part in events and one, Joe Phelan, brought along some unusual visitors.
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The joiner from Athenry who became a master craftsman

The joiner from Athenry who became a master craftsman

Self-taught craftsman Daniel Gill showed his stunning fine furniture at the Enterprise Town in Athenry this May. “The pieces I want to make,” he says, “are copies of old antiques but given a contemporary twist...”
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Building coders one block at a time

Building coders one block at a time

6 MIN READ I can see a bear and a cat on the laptop screen. What’s going on here? I’m trying to make the bear move more slowly than the…
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Our smallest branch

Our smallest branch

Our smallest branch is on the island of Inis Mór (permanent population approximately 850).
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