Tim Crowley from the Michael Collins Center Clonakilty presents an illustrated talk around the 24 hours before and the 24 hours after the death of Michael Collins entitled, ‘Surely not in my own county’ This highly acclaimed presentation is an apt way in which to mark the centenary of the death of Collins in Beal […]
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The 88th Commemoration Ceremony of Michael Collins’ death at Beal na mBlath took place on Sunday 22nd August. Fianna Fáil’s Brian Linehan, current Minister for Finance delivered the oration. In contrast to 2009, the weather was glorious & a huge crowd attended, according to RTE News reports, approx 2,500 people.