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May 21, 2010

2011 Northern Ireland Tour

Thank you again to our members and friends who took our 2011 Northern Ireland Tour survey. An update — we are working with a tour operator to develop a unique, 10-day tour for May/June 2011 that includes visits to Ireland and Scotland. We’ll let you know when the itinerary is finished and the price finalized. Until then, please email or call +1 (267) 328-6123 with any questions.


Heritage Photo NI

If you have ancestral connections to Northern Ireland, Heritage Photo NI can provide you with a personalised insight into your past, in the form of a unique photographic record of your Northern Irish heritage landscape. Visit web site.

Second homes: Live along some famed fairways

In Northern Ireland, the new Lough Erne resort includes a Nick Faldo course; new homes with lifetime family memberships start at about $500,000. Read story.

President Obama’s Irish Ancestors

Click here to read the article “President Barack Obama — Family history and modern America” by Brian Mercer Walker, Professor of Irish Studies at Queen’s University Belfast, from the recent edition of the Ulster Historical Foundation‘s Familia publication. Learn how experts traced a branch of President Obama’s family tree from Hawaii, through Kansas and Ohio, to Co. Offaly, Ireland.

US Envoy Backs Integrated Belfast

US President Barak Obama’s special envoy to Ireland Declan Kelly has been today ‘backing Belfast’. Read story.


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