The Meath Archaeological and Historical Society have kindly shared the following information with the Old Drogheda Society.
The Irish Military War Museum opens this year at Starinagh, Collon, Co. Meath. A military show will take place on the weekend of June 6th to 8th to mark the 70th anniversary of D-Day in World War 2. All living history re-enactors are invited to attend the event. Contact Con O’Sullivan of the WW2 Club at 087-6693302 before April 30th.
Brigid of Faughart Festival runs from Wednesday 29th January to Sunday 2nd February
The launch of Ríocht na Midhe 2014 takes place on Thursday 13th February in the Ardboyne Hotel, Navan at 7:30pm. Tea and coffee will be available from 6:30pm.
The recently published bound volume series Ríocht na Midhe Vol. II, Nos. 1-4 (1959-62) will be available for sale at the launch, special launch price of €20.00.
Anyone who would like to sell local history or archaeology related books at the launch, please contact Tom French, Secretary and Publications Secretary, mobile 087 4119633 before Wednesday 5th February.Program of events for 2014 can be viewed here.