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Downpatrick Collective Holds Meet And Greet Session At Down County Museum

The Downpatrick Community Collective hosted their first meet and greet event in Down County Museum, where invited guests were given a comprehensive background on the work undertaken at community level by the umbrella community group by Collective Chairman Dan McEvoy. The meet and greet session in the Down County Museum…

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Down Community Transport Celebrates Volunteers Week

DOWN Community Transport recently hosted a celebration event to recognise the invaluable contribution volunteers make to the organisation. In the recent  Volunteers’ Week celebrated internationally, Down Community Transport in conjunction with Eclipse Cinema Downpatrick were keen to acknowledge the important role that volunteers play within the local community. Janette Bradshaw,…

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Visit the Down Museum Exhibition on Politics and Protest: 1900-1920’s

DOWN County Museum has just launched an exciting new exhibition called “Transformations: Politics and Protest 1900-1920’s”. South Down MP Margaret Ritchie was on hand at the launch to look over the wide range of exhibits. The EU Peace III funded exhibition also involves a tour in the museum with the…

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Listen To the Free Down Museum Talks on 1912-22

THE DOWN County Museum’s series of PEACE III funded lunchtime lectures on the period from 1912 to 1922 continues with a fascinating insight into the lives of some of the women who were involved in events during this turbulent time. On Tuesday 2 October, Clive Scoular will give a talk…

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