A Shattered Peace: The Bombing of Campile

By Loretta Kenny Campile is a village in South Wexford. In the early twentieth century a train station was opened as part of the construction of the Rosslare to Waterford railway. The Shelburne Co-operative Agricultural Society opened in 1919, followed by the opening of the Campile Creamery in 1927. The village at this stage wasContinue reading “A Shattered Peace: The Bombing of Campile”

29th June 2020-Phase 3 of “Lockdown”

I was so excited, I would be able to visit my son, daughter-in-law and 3 littlegrandchildren all under 8. They live in Claremorris, and I had last seen them onthe 2nd March, had chatted on Face time, but it’s not the same. Up early, made a batch of queen cakes with butter icing, as allContinue reading “29th June 2020-Phase 3 of “Lockdown””