The Pope has appointed a former Sligo priest as Bishop of Kerry. Fr. Raymond Browne takes over the top position in the Kerry diocese after the the resignation of Bishop William Murphy. Pope Francis made the appointment today, Thursday. A native of Chapel Street, Athlone, the new bishop is aged 56. He attended Summerhill College [...]
A revealing new exhibition exploring the fascinating stories of the Irish passengers who travelled on Titanic, including that of a Sligo woman, is running at the Ulster American Folk Park in Omagh, Co. Tyrone.