Posts Tagged ‘Mercy Ships’

Michael McBrien

In September 2010, Michael McBrien discovered Mercy Ships at the Annual Scientific Meeting of the Association of Anaesthetists of Great Britain and Ireland in Harrogate, England, where he was presenting a talk. Eight months later he arrived in Freetown, Sierra Leone having undergone the online application process and received many vaccines. It was the beginningRead more..

February Launch
for Galway Hooker

A transatlantic voyage with a difference is what Steven Mulkerrins has in mind. Now living in Chicago, the 40-year-old carpenter from Connemara is applying finishing touches to a traditional Irish boat – a 47-foot Galway hooker – so that he can fulfill his dream of sailing from America to Ireland in the craft. “It willRead more..