Paddy Lydon

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An outing to Daingean in 1911

Coláiste Iognáid, or the Jes, has been an institution in Galway City for 150 years, since when the Jesuits opened a school on Sea Road near the city c(...)

John Hinde postcard of children on a Connemara bog. Photograph: John Hinde Ireland.

Warm tributes have been paid in north Connemara to Paddy “Red” Lydon, the ginger-haired boy immortalised in an iconic John Hinde postcard of th(...)