‘THE REPORT FROM BLACKSOD’: BRITISH-IRISH WARTIME RELATIONS AND THE D-DAY WEATHER FORECAST

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‘THE REPORT FROM BLACKSOD’: BRITISH-IRISH WARTIME RELATIONS AND THE D-DAY WEATHER FORECAST
with Michael Kennedy

In June 1944 Ted and Maura Sweeney’s weather report from Blacksod Lighthouse in Mayo enabled the one-day delay to the commencement of what we now know as D-Day. Michael will tell the fascinating story.

Raheny Library, Howth Road
8th October at 6.30pm
 

Admission free. Booking required: rahenylibrary@dublincity.ie or (01) 831 5521
 

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