Historical

Laurel & Hardy in Cobh

It must be recorded that the Laurel and Hardy visit to Cobh in 1953 has become the most high-profile episode involving the Cobh Carillon and has spread the fame of the instrument far and wide. Almost every book about the comedians mentions it, the event was warmly recalled in the “This Is Your Life” show

to bcc: Mary, bcc: Cobh Late I know, but you may be able to promote online please The Irish Tricolour will be ceremonially raised in the Promenade in Cobh on Monday 11th July 2016 in commemoration of the handover of the Treaty Ports in 1938. The Irish Tricolour was raised for the first time ever …

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