Leigheasanna (Cures)

Leigheasanna (Cures)

SCHOOL: Béal Cláir (B) | ADDRESS: Belclare, Co. Galway Old Cures There are many people who have cures for diseases. It is said that if there are seven boys born after another in a family that the seventh has a cure for boils, if he measures the boil with a ring...
Riddles

Riddles

SCHOOL: Cill Iubhair | ADDRESS: Killure Beg, Co. Galway Riddle Me This Why is a bar of toffee like a race horse? Because the more you lick it the quicker it goes. Why isn’t a horse hungry going the road? Because he has a bit in his mouth.Why is a rheumatic...
Tuam 60 years ago (around 1872)

Tuam 60 years ago (around 1872)

SCHOOL: Scoil na mBráthar, Tuaim | ADDRESS:Tuam, Co. Galway Market Square, Tuam, County Galway, Ireland About the year 1872 things were different in Tuam to what they are now. The wages for working men was very small. they had to work for £2-6s until the emigration...