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Wilson McCoubrey will be representing Northern Ireland at the World Team Championships at Kentucky Horse Park this weekend. He is bringing a little gift from the Saint Patrick Centre for the participants to promote Saint Patrick’s Country.

Lecture by Prior Cunningham of San Clemente, Rome

Father John Cunningham, Prior of the famous Basilica San Clemente in Rome visited Downpatrick on Thursday 17th to give a lecture at the Saint Patrick Centre. Entitled ‘Nero’s Neighbours’ Father Cunningham discussed the  splendid 12-century basilica, named after the Saint and Pope Clement I, which had been in the care of Irish Dominicans since 1677, following…
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2015 Young Ambassador Programme

The 2015 Young Ambassador Program has been very successful for the eight year running. Young Ambassadors from Toronto, Milwaukee, Minnesota, Albany and Arizona spent two weeks in Down learning about the Centre and our work and will go back to their Friends of Saint Patrick Centre Chapters to spread the word and promote Downpatrick!  
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2015 Young Ambassadors Visit!

The 2015 Friends of Saint Patrick Centre Young Ambassadors have arrived on their two week exploration of Saint Patrick's Country. Hannah, Ciara, Bridget, Rory, Colleen and Kathryn represent the Albany, New York Chapter, the Milwaukee Chapter, the Minnesota Chapter, the Arizona Chapter and the Toronto Chapter. We can't wait for them to tell their communities…
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