The Banim Brothers and Windgap Cottage

Paddy Neary The writers Michael and John Banim were born in Kilkenny city, Michael was born on the 5th August 1796, while John was born on the 1st April 1798. During their lifetimes the brothers collaborated in many published works (twenty-four in total), mainly about life in Kilkenny and its characters under the Collective title “Tales by […]

Annual Members’ Garden Party

Annual members’ garden party in the mediaeval garden of Rothe House. Music, strawberries, cream, wine and conversation. Head gardener Mary Pike will give a talk about and  garden, and music will be provided by Pat & Anne. To avoid stairs, access direct via New Building Lane. Admission fee does apply.