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Liverpool Family Ties: The Irish Connection -see the film

A new documentary style short film featuring Liverpool’s Irish dual-heritage women was shown at Bluecoat to celebrate St Brigid’s Day (1 Feb 2020, click here for event link). Bridging 2019’s Festival theme of “unique stories, creatively told” and 2020’s theme “exchange”, the documentary asks interviewees to consider their heritage, Irish migration and lived-experience of Liverpool.…

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Three Christmas presents in white paper, tied with spruce decorations.

Nollaig Shona

Nollaig Shona agus Athbhliain faoi Mhaise Duit!
A Merry Christmas to you and Happy New Year!

We sincerely hope that 2020 brings you a few steps closer to achieving your dreams!

Beannachtaí na féile!/Seasons greetings!

May your hearth be warm;
your table full
and your heart filled with joy
this Yuletide and New Year!…

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“What I love about the Liverpool Irish Festival”…

October approaches quickly every year, but here at HQ (in early September), we are looking forward to delivering all of our incredible events.

Out of the blue, we were reminded -by local filmmaker John Ramsden- of the great work he did for us, collecting audience memories on why people love the Liverpool Irish Festival and we though we ought to share this with you all (you might be in it!).…

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Fly The Flag

Fly The Flag is a global project running 24-30 June 2019 to mark the 70th anniversary of the signing of the Universal Declaration on Human Rights.

Why and how are we involved?

Liverpool Irish Festival is flying the flag in the hope of celebrating universal human rights and positively connecting with Irish diaspora audiences, globally, as well as sister communities across the world.…

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A view up through a tall ship's rigging

Dublin, Bordeaux and Liverpool joined by song

The Liverpool Irish Festival has commissioned a song – from artist Rory Moore of Strength N.I.A – as a gift to our Three Festivals Tall Ships Regatta city partners; Dublin and Bordeaux. Listen to the Three Festivals Theme Radio Edit and Extended Feature below using the playlist below.

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