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..
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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..