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Waterford Treasures Talks 2019 – presents the second in the 7th series of four lunchtime talks by Dr Eugene Broderick.

‘Ireland in the 1950’s’

Wed. 16th October: ‘The politics of crisis’ – The Ireland of the 1950’s was assailed by many problems and there was a profound lack of morale among the population at large. How did the politicians react?

Dr Eugene Broderick taught history and served as Principal in the Mercy School Waterford. He completed MA and PhD degrees in history at UCC. He has written and lectured extensively on various aspects of nineteenth and twentieth century Irish history. This is his seventh series of talks since 2016 on 20th century Ireland.

This coming Wednesday the 16th October at 1:15 pm in the upstairs auditorium of the award winning Medieval Museum.

Booking is highly recommended!

Only €5 for this exciting talk and all proceeds go towards the museum acquisition and conservation fund.

Contact the reception at the Medieval Museum or the Bishop’s Palace, phone 0761 10 2501 or email [email protected] to book your tickets.