An evening in Banagher to celebrate Anthony Trollope

ANTHONY TROLLOPE  IN  BANAGHER

An evening  to celebrate the life and times of the great  writer Anthony Trollope (1815 – 1882)  will be held in Crank House on Thursday the 11th June at 8 p.m. Following a short presentation on Trollope’s life, particularly his years spent in Banagher, a preview of the forthcoming  Anthony Trollope  Festival in Banagher will be made.

This event will be held from the 9th to the 12th July and is part of a series of events commemorating the bicentenary of the author’s birth. Refreshments  will be served and everybody is welcome. The festival is hosted  by Banagher Development Group, and supported by Offaly Local Development Company, Offaly County Council and Fáilte Ireland.