The memorial at Finchley cemetary

The memorial at Finchley cemetary

Photo of the memorial to the Irish tenants of Arlington House hostel, in London's Camden Town. The memorial is in Finchley cemetary, where many of the tenants are buried.

Ardal O'Hanlon at the Memorial

Ardal O'Hanlon at the Memorial

Aisling worker Alex McDonnell and comedian Ardal O'Hanlon at the memorial.  Ardal, like Patrick Kavanagh a Monaghan man, said some words about
Aisling and read a passage from Kavanagh's novel 'the Green Fool'.  He also read selections of Kavanagh's poetry at the graveyard.

At the Memorial - A long time AH Resident ponders the past

At the Memorial - A long time AH Resident ponders the past

Picture of Sylvester Phelan, long time Arlington resident. He's going
back to Co. Laois to live in his family home in August.

Ancestral Homes - Alex McDonnell finds ancestors old and new on Aisling’s latest trip to our homes in Donegal and Derry.

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We discovered there is such a thing as sunshine in Donegal. It lasted a whole week and nine of us were there to bear witness to this unprecedented event. While the skyways of Europe were emptied of planes afraid of a wee bit of volcanic ash, we crossed over to Dublin on the ferry.

Photo from Aisling's 2010 Trip to Donegal

Photo from Aisling's 2010 Trip to Donegal

A returnee with the Aisling project has a quiet pause in the solitude of Co. Donegal.

Something Personal - Aisling's First Ever Women Only Trip - to Wicklow

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Alex McDonnell reports on Aisling’s all-woman trip to Wicklow for the national day celebrations.  

Photo from Aisling's First Women-Only Trip

Photo from Aisling's First Women-Only Trip

Photo from Aisling's first women only trip. See full story above...

Mayo in December 2009 with Aisling

Mayo in December 2009 with Aisling

For full story on the Aisling trip to Mayo 2009, see below - http://www.aisling.org.uk/drupal/?q=node/48

Another Photo from Aisling Trip to Mayo, Dec 2009

Another Photo from Aisling Trip to Mayo, Dec 2009

At the cattle mart... Remembering what once was a country life. Aisling in Ireland 2010

Flood Tribunals - Remembering the Aisling Trip to Mayo, December 2009

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Ireland is in the grip of unprecedented freezing weather and a collapsing economy - at least there’s plenty to talk about. Alex McDonnell reports as Aisling returns to its spiritual home.
 

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