Category Archives: Hill of Tara

The Irish Times – Opinion: National monuments must be protected by clear laws

Carrickminders prevent removal of medieval defensive fosse at Carrickmines Castle, 2002 Vincent Salafia: National monuments must be protected by clear laws Many ancient heritage sites face destruction under next capital investment plan The Irish Times | Tue, Oct 27, 2015 … Continue reading

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Meath Chronicle: ‘Tara Watch group pays tribute to poet Heaney’ & other interesting stories

The Meath Chronicle has a number of interesting items relating to the Hill of Tara and the M3 motorway, this week, as well as other reports on significant new archaeological discoveries at Brú na Bóinne, UNESCO World Heritage Site, and the Hill … Continue reading

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‘How Could We Be Wrong, When Seamus Heaney Said We Were Right?’

 [Seamus Heaney reading on the Hill of Tara – 2008] TARAWATCH – PRESS RELEASE – 1 September 2013 ‘How Could We Be Wrong, When Seamus Heaney Said We Were Right?’ Members of TaraWatch wish to pay tribute to Seamus Heaney, and express … Continue reading

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