North Clare Historical Society September Lecture – “English as we speak it in North Clare” by John Egan

Monday 26th September @ 8.00 pm
The Courthouse Gallery, Ennistymon
Admission: €5
It’s treasure trove of Irish words.
The effect of Irish on pronunciation.
The survival of Old English.
Idioms derived from the Irish language.
Local man John Egan is from Ballyvraneen, just outside Ennistymon. He’s an NUIG graduate in history and archaeology. He has had a life-long interest in this topic. He has spoken to the Society on the subject in 2000 and has contributed relevant articles to the ‘Ennistymon Parish Magazine’.