Recreating the middle ages in Dublin and the east coast of Ireland
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Cruinniú - booking quickly

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We are absolutely thrilled with the response to Cruinniú. There’s been so much interest that bookings are coming quite quickly, and we only have a limited nu...

Visiting Cruinniú from abroad

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Are you interested in coming along, but are afraid that travelling, especially with armour, would be too difficult? Let us walk you through the steps.

Duke Sean teaches in Atlantia

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If you want to get started with learning early, you can find Duke Sean’s principles of fighting lectures here.

Congratulations Eplaheimr!

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Our good friends in Eplaheimr have shared the very happy news that they are to become a barony next summer! This is a large undertaking, and we at Dun in Mar...

Reflecting on Pride

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An idea for the shire to participate in the Dublin Pride parade was mooted some time last winter, and Aodh set about liaising with the organisers, but we onl...

Martial Arts Books

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Introduction Hello! My name is Lisa, and I have been practicing HEMA (mostly Italian longsword) for about 2 years.

PRIDE REVEL 🏳️‍🌈

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Dun in Mara is going to Dublin Pride! And we would love for all of our friends, regardless of how you identify, to join us and show support.