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History Talks at Michael Collins House returns this month on April 27th at 7.30pm in Clonakilty Parish Centre with ‘Sam Maguire- The Man and the Cup’ presented by Kieran Connolly.

Every Summer Gaelic football teams go in to battle for the honour of raising the Sam Maguire Cup. Who was the man behind the cup?

An important figure in the early GAA, an Irish Republican Brotherhood recruiter, a high ranking intelligence officer during the Irish War of Independence & a close friend & associate of Michael Collins’.

Learn all about him and the cup named in his honour from Kieran Connolly, author of the recently released book: ‘Sam Maguire-The Man & the Cup’.

All are very welcome to come along to this free talk. For more information contact Michael Collins House on 023-8858676 or visit michaelcollinshouse.ie.