It is more than a hundred years since St Canice’s began seeing some of its community going off to war. We of the later generations have been presented daily with messages about the impact of that war and how the challenge was handled, through four striking windows in the transept of our church.
We at St Canice's can uniquely commemorate the Centenary of the First World War through the stories of five descendants of our benefactor, John Hughes, who lost their lives in the War. The stories are in this online booklet, written by parish historian Kevin Walsh. Sharing Our Story It is a hundred years since St