Sliabh Luachra Influence Handed Down in Holland

Sliabh Luachra Influence Handed Down in Holland

God be good to Con Houlihan. When Peter Browne interviewed him some years ago on matters of rushy mountains and racy music the result was encrusted with gems of wit and wisdom. One of them was when the RTÉ presenter asked him about the exact boundaries of the original rushy mountain – Sliabh Luachra! The…

The Life of Bryan Celebrated in Browne’s

The Life of Bryan Celebrated in Browne’s

  I couldn’t help recalling the stories of how the great Kerry footballer, Mick O’Connell came home from Croke Park after captaining Kerry to win the All-Ireland Senior Football Championship in 1959. He arrived home without the Sam Maguire Cup. He left it in the dressing rooms in Croke Park.  Bringing an injury out of…