Author Archives: Emma Blain

March 2024 Gazette

Our March issue is out now and full of great news and features from across the island. Inside, Maurice Dockrell shares the story of his family’s long involvement in Irish politics, beginning with his ancestor Margaret Sarah Dockrell, a trailblazer in tumultuous times in Irish history. Are you a churchwarden, select vestry member, or indeed […]

December 2023 Gazette

Our December issue is out now and we are delighted to announce the winner of our Christmas Cover competition is Rev’d Nicholas Dark with his beautiful photograph of Magheragall Parish Church. In turbulent times, the Archbishop of Armagh, and the Archbishop of Dublin have both written exclusively for the Gazette, with their messages for Advent. […]

September 2023 Gazette

As children across the island have returned to school, Andy Hay takes an alternative look at home schooling, and the innovative ways that his parish, St Finnian’s Belfast, is supporting home educators. Paul McFadden speaks with Karen Jardine, Public Affairs Officer of the Presbyterian Church in Ireland about the challenges facing the PUL (Protestant-Unionist-Loyalist) community […]