Clongowes Union Dinner 2017

Clongowes Union Dinner 2017 More than 250 souls – mostly Old Clongownians – packed into the Conrad Hotel in Dublin to hear the often controversial and always entertaining Mr Campbell deliver a robust and thought-provoking critique that challenged his audience to look long and hard at the current political situation worldwide and its implications for…

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Rhetoric 1956 60-Year Reunion  Diamonds are forever! This year’s Diamond Jubilarians had a wonderful gathering to celebrate all of 60 years graduation from Clongowes. An evening in the placid surroundings of Fitzwilliam LTC was really enjoyable – and, once everyone recognized each other, it seemed as if we had last seen each other only a…

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2017 Golfing Season

The prize winners in 2017 were:  President’s Prize, Milltown GC – Des Dillon Abraham Sutton, Portmarnock GC – Charles O’Callaghan Ulster Branch, Royal County Down – Peter Gallagher Captain’s Prize, Co Louth GC – David Pigot Golfer of the Year – David Pigot   Saturday’s dramatic conclusion to the CWC major golf season in Baltray…

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CWC Union Day Speech Congratulations to all of you on graduating today. 6 years ago, this day must have felt like it would never come! I graduated 13 years ago, in 2004, and although that may seem like a lifetime ago to some of you, to me, it feels like yesterday. I remember sitting where…

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