Liverpool Irish Famine Trail

The Forgotten: a guerilla exhibition by Pamela Sullivan

The Forgotten: a guerilla exhibition by Pamela Sullivan

In this series of miniatures, Pamela Sullivan explores the forgotten people of Ireland, recreating landscapes in Liverpool’s urban jungle.

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Irish Famine Memorial 23Oct

Irish Famine Memorial

A Famine Memorial Service marking 175-years since the start of the Famine in Ireland (1847-1852) with speeches and readings at the memorial.

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South Liverpool walk 23Oct

South Liverpool walk

A tour of sites of Irish significance in South Liverpool, from local historian -and Liverpool Great Hunger Commemoration expert- Greg Quiery.

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Famished: Women and the Irish Famine 25Oct

Famished: Women and the Irish Famine

Famished: Women and the Irish Famine shares Cherry Smyth and Jaki McCarrick’s creative responses, giving voice to silences created by famine.

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The Forgotten: a workshop 26Oct

The Forgotten: a workshop

Irish cottage building workshop using paper, at The Williamson Art Gallery (Birkenhead), with Merseyside artist Pamela Sullivan. Linked to a guerilla exhibition called The Forgotten.

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Pride of Sefton Dock Tours

Pride of Sefton Dock Tours

An impressive tour of Liverpool’s waterfront and docks on a rare wide-beam canal boat, The Pride of Sefton.

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Family Day 29Oct

Family Day

With a focus on Samhain (Hallowe’en) and Irish Heritage, #LIF2022’s Family Day has fun activities for all ages; all completely free of charge.

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Revive - A Research Relay 29Oct

Revive – A Research Relay

The Festival’s volunteer History Research Group share research and experiences gathered revitalising the Liverpool irish Famine Trail.

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Scotland Road walk 30Oct

Scotland Road walk

Taking in some of the city centre’s more northerly sites of Irish influence, Greg Quiery’s walk includes schools, statues and graveyards.

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Great Famine Voices Roadshow - online archive

Great Famine Voices Roadshow – online archive

Great Famine Voices Roadshow is a global discussion concerning Ireland’s Great Famine and the migration it created. Our call for stories remains open.

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