Killaloe – Ballina 2014
We have received tremendous support from the wonderful committee in Killaloe/Ballina –.. [More]
The most iconic image of the Battle of Clontarf will shortly go.. [More]
On Wednesday April 23rd, the anniversary of the death of Brian Boru at the battle of Clontarf in 1014 there was a commemoration event at Christchurch Cathedral in Dublin. Sincere thanks to the Venerable Dermot Dunne, Dean of Christchurch Cathedral for all the help he.. [More]
Photo album of selected images from the Commemorations taking place in Dublin for the Millenium of the Battle of Clontarf and the death of Brian Boru, High King of Ireland and our ancestor.
The Brian Boru Millenium Crown is now on display at Dublin Castle until the end of the month.
This week and next, Irish Radio International is broadcasting a special programme devoted to Brian and the battle with interviews with Conor, The Ó Briain, John O’Brien, chair of the O’Brien Clan Foundation, and Morgan Llewelyn, novelist, historian and Bar to the O’Brien Clan. The.. [More]
On Wednesday April 16th, Tanaiste Eamonn Gilmore and Minister for the Arts, Heritage and the Gaeltacht Jimmy Deenihan hosted a reception at Iveagh House in Dublin to mark the commencement of the commemorations of the millenium of the Battle of Clontarf and the death of.. [More]
We are excited to announce that we have authorised/commissioned Family Roots to produce our official millennium celebration product to mark the anniversary of the Battle of Clontarf and the passing of Brian Boru. Proudly showcase your unique O’Brien heritage with this powerful combination of ancient.. [More]