Author: Peter


Bearded Doppelgangers on Irish Ryanair Flight

Separated at birth? 32 year old photographer from Glasgow, Neil Douglas, meets his doppelganger when seated next to him on a from Stansted to Galway. Robert Stirling, 35, was travelling to Ireland for a...


Easter, 1916 – W. B. Yeats

Easter, 1916 I have met them at close of day Coming with vivid faces From counter or desk among grey Eighteenth-century houses. I have passed with a nod of the head Or polite meaningless...


The Truth About Irish Family Tartan’s Revealed

Irish Coats of Arms Another informative video from Mike OLaughlin. In this video he dispels the myth of the Irish originating their own family tartan’s. Check it out.    


Top Tips For Irish Family Researchers

How to Recognize Irish Family Names   “How can an Irish man spell his name? Anyway he wanted to!” Have you ever wondered why so many Irish surnames are spelled differently? This video will...

William Butler Yeats Irish Poet

He Wishes for the Cloths of Heaven – W. B. Yeats

“Tread softly because you tread on my dreams,” He Wishes for the Cloths of Heaven Had I the heavens’ embroidered cloths, Enwrought with golden and silver light, The blue and the dim and the...