Our next lecture in this year’s series takes place in the Seven Oaks Hotel, Carlow, on Wednesday the 21st January at 8.00 pm.

Paul Maguire, curator of the Co. Carlow Military Museum, Athy Road, Carlow will lecture on War & Enlistment in Carlow 1914. Paul will outline the enlistment drives undertaken as the war got under way and will discuss the regiments to which these recruits were sent.

He will also describe the background situation in Carlow town and county as these enlistment drives got under way.

Admission is free and all are welcome.