Archive for February, 2017

Flowers for Magdalenes 2017 – also Cork, Galway, Limerick, Waterford and Wexford – details to be announced

Alan Martin of Dublin Dockers Preservation Society wins Heritage Council’s Hero Award for Society’s outstanding photographic archive that records recent history of the port and its communities

  The Heritage Council’s Heritage Hero Award celebrates someone who has made an outstanding contribution to the protection and promotion of heritage in Ireland. This year 86 individuals were nominated. One of the winners was Alan Martin – Dublin Dock Workers Society, Dublin Alan Martin always had a passion for preserving the industrial heritage of […]

Women at Work: The Role of the ILO

No More On The Docks – An Evening with Dockers Preservation Society

Saturday, February 11th, 2016, 8.30 pm The Ferryman, 35 Sir John Rogerson’s Quay   An evening of entertainment with song writer Paul O’Brien .Hosted by the Dublin Dock Workers Preservation Society and the East Wall History Group , this evening will celebrate the history and stories of the Docklands. We will remember the workforce and […]