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National Pilgrim Paths Day in West Cork

Micheál Ó Muircheartaigh joined members of the St Finbarr’s Pilgrim Way to launch the inaugural National Pilgrim Paths Day, which takes place on Saturday, April 19th. Pictured at the launch at St Patrick’s Cathedral in Dublin were Heritage Council Chief Executive Michael Starrett; Chairman of National Pilgrims Path John O’Dwyer; Micheál Ó Muircheartaig; Con Collins of Collins Press, and David Ross.

Drimoleague walk wins top national award

DRIMOLEAGUE’S St Finbarr’s Pilgrim Way community walk has won the award for best Community Group event at from last year’s National Heritage Week. The event was a two-day contemplative St Finbarr’s Pilgrim Walk in which 36 people walked from the Top of the Rock to Gougane Barra on the weekend of August 20th 2011 as part of National Heritage Week.