September Talk: Policing Ireland in 1922 – Jim Herlihy

Balbriggan & District Historical Society presents our September talk by Jim Herlihy titled  ‘Policing Ireland in 1922’ in the Bracken Court Hotel Balbriggan at 8pm Wednesday September 28th.2022 marks the centenary of  An Garda Síochána and Jim’s talk will focus on policing in the early years of the State as well as focussing on Balbriggan. The night will also be an opportunity to remember and share stories of Gardai who served in Balbriggan down the years including a small exhibition on Scott medal winners.Jim Herlihy is a retired member of An Garda Síochána and co-founder of the Garda Historical Society. He has written three books on the Royal Irish Constabulary, two books on the Dublin Metropolitan Police and one on the Irish Revenue Police.
Admission €5, Members free
Looking forward to seeing you all and don’t forget to spread the word to your neighbours and friends.