Historian to tell Rhode and Edenderry's famine stories

Justin Kelly

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Historian to tell Rhode and Edenderry's famine stories

A still from the film 'Black 47' released in cinemas this year

Coinciding with the release of big-budget famine epic 'Black 47' in cinemas this year, Edenderry historian Ciaran Reilly is set to host a talk entitled, 'Black 47 and the Great Famine in Rhode and Edenderry.'

An open invitation has been extended for people to join Dr Reilly at Rhode's Old School Hall, opposite Rhode National School.

The talk is being hosted by Rhode Parish Historical Group on Thursday, September 27 at 8:30pm.

Light refreshments will be served and admission €5. All Welcome