Irish Community & Culture

St. Patrick’s Day 2021

We celebrated St. Patrick’s Day 2021 with our virtual St. Patrick’s Day Special.

Here we have some of the celebration highlights for you to watch back and enjoy.

Meet the Irish Elders: Secrets to a Happy Life

We ask the older Irish community in London what are the secrets to a happy life? Watch here to find out more.

May 10th 2021

The Parish Céilí Band

Originally screened during the St. Patrick's Day Special 2021.

Apr 8th 2021

EPIC The Irish Emigration Museum, Dublin

Join actress Roxanna Nic Liam for an introduction to The Irish Emigration Museum, Dublin.

Apr 6th 2021

WORM Flower Studio, London

Terri Chandler & Katie Smyth, co-founders of WORM, a flower studio based in London share their stories of founding the business and surviving during lockdown.

Apr 6th 2021

Meet the Irish Elders: Secrets to a Happy Life

We ask the older Irish community in London what are the secrets to a happy life?

Apr 6th 2021

Paradise Co-operative

The Paradise Co-operative is an outdoor community space in Wandsworth, south London designed to enhance the childhood and adulthoods of its users.

Apr 6th 2021

Orla Gartland – ‘More Like You’

Orla Gartland performing 'More Like You' in Daffodil Mulligan.

Apr 6th 2021

Jonathan O’Dea – ‘After The Fire’

Local artist and sculptor, Jonathan O'Dea, unveiled an impressive two-metre sculpture at The Mall Walthamstow in July 2020. Here he shows us the process behind it.

Apr 6th 2021

Tom Grennan – ‘Make My Mind Up’

Tom Grennan blew us away performing 'Make My Mind Up' in The Electric Ballroom Camden.

Apr 6th 2021

Riyadh Khalaf

We caught up with Influencer and MasterChef champion Riyadh Khalaf for a chat as part of our St. Patrick's Day Special.

Apr 6th 2021

Video Blue – ‘What Have You Got’

Jim O'Donoghue Martin also known as VIDEO BLUE is a great friend of The London Irish Centre and performed a breathtaking rendition of his song 'What Have You Got'.

Apr 6th 2021

Eva O’Connor – ‘Kerryman’

Eva O'Connor delivered a striking spoken word performance called 'Kerryman'.

Apr 6th 2021

Eilish Byrne-Whelehan Director of Fiddler of London

Eilish Byrne-Whelehan is Director of The Fiddler of London competition, listen to her story and meet some of the finalists here.

Apr 6th 2021

Tom Grennan ‘Found What I’ve Been Looking For’ & ‘Fields of Athenry’

What an amazing finale, Tom Grennan performed 'Found What I've Been Looking For' & 'The Fields of Athenry' to bring our St. Patrick's Day Special to a close.

Apr 6th 2021

Damhsa Trafalgar

'Damhsa', a collaboration with Rónán Ó Snodaigh, resulting in a moving contemporary dance performance by Brian Gillespie on Trafalgar Square.

Apr 6th 2021