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The Irish Sea: Nature, Culture, History

Richard Nairn will be wearing both his bird habitats and maritime hats at an upcoming symposium on The Irish Sea: Nature, Culture, History . It will be on in the National Maritime Museum...

Heritage Week 2014

Several of our authors will take part in Heritage Week 2014:  Paul Whelan , Sunday 24 August Laurence Fenton , Tuesday 26 August Cal McCarthy , Wednesday 27 August...

Jim Wilson … and Heritage Week

Leading wildlife expert and broadcaster Jim Wilson will lead a Bat Walk around Cobh Town during Heritage Week 2014 . The talk, organised by Cobh Tidy Towns (contact by email or phone...

Paul Whelan … and Heritage Week

Lichenologist Paul Whelan will lead a coastal lichen walk as part of Heritage Week 2014 . The walk, which starts at Roches Point, Cork, is on Sunday 24 August 2014 from 11 a.m to 12.30 p.m....

Cumann na mBan and Heritage Week

Historian Cal McCarthy will give a talk on Cumann na mBan during this year's Heritage Week . It's quite timely as the revised edition of Cal's book will be published in August....

Wildlife Photographer of the Year

The Wildlife Photographer of the Year exhibition is currently underway in The chq Building in Dublin. As you can imagine considering the natural history books we publish, this is something...

Shackleton 100

Kildare man Ernest Shackleton is synonymous with exploration. This year marks the centenary of the beginning of the Endurance expedition, one of the most famous expeditions from the age of...

Frederick Douglass and … Cork City Library

Laurence Fenton will give a talk on Frederick Douglass in Ireland in Cork City Library as part of Heritage Week 2014 . Douglass, a former slave, came to Ireland in August 1845 and...

Blackpool to the Front … in Blackpool Library

Mark Cronin is taking part in this year's Heritage Week 2014 : he will be in Blackpool Library on Friday 29 August 2014 at 11 a.m. talking about Blackpool and the Great War . All are...

Herbfeast

Niall MacCoitir will give a talk during this year's Herbfeast . It will take place 23–24 August 2014 in St Anne's Gardens, Dublin, and is hosted by the Community of Irish...

Wildflowers and Heritage Week

Discover the fascinating world of Ireland’s diverse and astonishing collection of native wildflowers with an illustrated presentation and talk by wildflower expert Zoë Devlin ....

Ger McDonnell Charity Cycle 2014

The annual Ger McDonnell Charity Cycle will take part on Saturday 9 August with  monies raised this year going towards the Ger McDonnell Memorial Scholarship Fund which will award a...

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