The Foxford Gathering is a blog that was set up to promote the Foxford Gathering and help people living abroad keep in touch with what was being planned for the events. Since the gathering has finished the blog is now an archive of the local history of Foxford town and future local events.
Master Goldsmith Michael Field demonstrates engraving a Celtic knot pattern on to a silver Celtic cross by the traditional method. If you find yourself in Foxford pop down to the Woollen mill and check out his work.
In lead up to the F.R. Higgins Memorial Service in the Church of Ireland, Market Square, Foxford on Sunday 4th August 2013 as part of the Foxford Gathering 2013, here is an audio poem recital of F.R. Higgins’ ‘Father and Son’ read by the actor Pierce Brosnan