Mid Clare Brigade Members

Mid-Clare Brigade Officers. Officers of the Mid-Clare brigade photographed at Kilfenora, 1921. (L-R) Back Row: Andrew O'Donoghue o/c 5th Battalion; Sean McNamara; JJ Clohessy; Seamus Hennessy. Front Row: Frank Barrett; Peadar O'Loughlin; Ignatius O'Neill. Clare Libraries Photographic Archive

The Decade of Centenaries 2012-2023 is a commemorative programme covering the tumultuous years leading from the Third Home Rule Bill in 1912 to the formation of an independent Irish State in 1922, the end of the Civil War in 1923 and the separation of Northern Ireland.

History Week 2022 – Online Lecture Series
History Week Programme 2022

Decade of Centenaries Project Awards 2022

Decade of Centenaries Arts Project Awards 2022

  • Marie Connole ‘Fracture: An Alchemy of Civil War’ artworks
  • David O’Rourke – Timescale– artworks of the revolutionary period in Clare
  • Deirdre Scanlan and Tim Collins – Guardians of the Peace: 100 years of policing in County Clare, song and video
  • Watch Breithconcert, recorded in glór on 10 Dec 2022 by Dr Tim Collins.  Breith programme

Additional details of the Clare Arts DOC programme can be found here.

Details of national Decade of Centenaries events can be found at www.decadeofcentenaries.com

Contact: decadeofcentenaries@clarecoco.ie

Local Authorities oversee the Community Strand of the national Decade of Centenaries programme funded by the Department of Tourism, Culture, Arts, Gaeltacht, Sport and Media. Funding is provided to each Local Authority to develop a programme of commemorative events. The Community Strand encourages a collaborative approach between the State, local authority network and community organisations.