Blazing a Trail

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Starts 8th March 2019 at 10:00am
Ends 8th March 2019 at 1:00pm
Location Fermanagh House, Enniskillen

Join us for a half day conference exploring key influential women in history as well as highlighting what everyday life was like for ordinary women during 1912-1922. There will also be an historical re-enactment and a poetry reading.

Guest speakers include:
– Dr Alex Tierney (Trinity College Dublin)
– Maureen Hetherington (The Junction)

Transport may be available from Omagh to Fermanagh for the event upon request. Lunch will be provided.

Participants are also invited to attend a fringe event at Enniskillen Castle from 1:00pm to view the exhibition: Suffragettes, Scholars, Sisters and Spies, the women of Fermanagh 100 years ago. This exhibition highlights Fermanagh’s forgotten and famous daughters from the early 20th Century.

To register please contact Pauline Clarke, Fermanagh and Omagh District Council:-
Telephone: 0300 303 1777

This event is organised by Fermanagh and Omagh District Council in partnership with Rurla Community Network and Northern Ireland Rural Women’s Network.