august, 2019

21aug11:00 am12:30 pmPaul Hughes on TD Laurence Ginnell (Booking Required)Castlepollard Library presents a talk by historian Dr. Paul Hughes on Laurence Ginnell, one of two MPs turned TDs in the first Dáil.

Event Details

Castlepollard Library presents a talk by historian Dr. Paul Hughes on Laurence Ginnell, one of two MPs turned TDs in the first Dáil. Dr. Paul Hughes is a Mullingar-based journalist and historian who was awarded a PhD in History from Queen's University, Belfast in 2018 for his thesis entitled "The Irish Republican activism of Laurence Ginnell", 1916 - 1923. A native of Delvin, County Westmeath, Dr. Hughes also holds an MA in History from Maynooth University. Admission free but booking is required. To book, please email cpdlib@westmeathcoco.ie.

Time

(Wednesday) 11:00 am - 12:30 pm

Location

Castlepollard Library

Mullingar Road

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