Ship Street even­ing of nos­tal­gia

Mid Louth Independent - - COMMUNITY NEWS -

AN even­ing of nos­tal­gia and de­ter­mi­na­tion to save Ship Street takes place on Thurs­day April 19 at 7.30pm in the d Ho­tel.

Com­mu­nity his­to­rian Bren­dan Matthews will in­tro­duce the even­ing, out­lin­ing the his­tory of the place, made fa­mous by the He­len Mir­ren film ‘Cal’ in 1984.

Cllr Frank God­frey has or­gan­ised the even­ing and wants it to be a cel­e­bra­tion of the street.

‘It would be great for peo­ple to bring their memories of Ship Street, old fam­ily pho­to­graphs and sto­ries of the peo­ple who lived there down the years,’ he stated.

‘The street is in need of re­pair and we hope by high­light­ing the story of the street, we can fo­cus how best to save it for the fu­ture.’

All are wel­come to at­tend on the night.

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