April 2017

Mary Paula Walsh R.I.P.

    Our colleague, Mary Paula Walsh, has died after a long illness on 17 April 2017 – Reposing from 4pm to 6pm on Friday, 21st April, at Massey Bros. Funeral Home, Templeogue Village. Funeral Mass on Saturday, 22nd April, at 10am at the St. Mary’s Dominican Priory, Tallaght Village, followed by burial in Manor Kilbride Cemetery.  May she rest in peace.

Events to look forward to

 Here’s the short but good fun programme for this year, so far. (Golf and tennis will also be on the menu, but arrangements to be confirmed by John and Geoff)


May 23: Visit to the battle of the Boyne site.





Details (transport, et) to be confirmed. But, anyway, please signal your interest by emailing Contact Us on this site




July 28:   Midsummer B B Q on the Cill  Airne on the River Liffey 





Details, content , etc will follow soon. Watch this space. Always good fun, this one.






November 24 :   Nostalgia Night at the Merrion Inn

The best way to prepare for (or even skip) Christmas. A powerful night. We even nhave overseas visitors, regularly. And if you’re looking for existential meaning, loads of it here



Details for all of these are to be confirmed. But the dates are set, so you can place them in your diaries. And please signal you interest in attending by “reaching out” via Contact Us, the menu item atn the top of the Home page.

Tom Healy


Our former colleague, Tom Healy died peacefully at home with his family on 14th April.  and the remains are reposing today, Monday,  in Quinn’s of Glasthule from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m.   Removal Tuesday to the Church of the Assumption, Dalkey arriving for 11.30 funeral mass.  May he rest in peace.