Branch Events

Galway Branch

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Mayo Branch

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Trip will be based in Bologna in the week beginning 5th October 2020. 

  • 6days/5nights B&B.
  • Dates: Exact departure and arrival dates depend on flight schedules and will be available in the near future.
  • Trip will include visits and guided tours to Padua, Ferrara, Verona, Parma and Modena.

Full itinerary and costs will be circulated to members and will be posted on the website.

Branch Tour Organiser is Antoinette Casey:

Program of Branch Events/Activities: Click on the link for details of activities and events planned for November/December 2019 and proposals for 2020.   Mayo_Events.pdf

Cork Branch

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A Coffee Morning is held first Wednesday of each month in Hayfield Manor Hotel, College Road at 11.15 am.  All welcome.

Calendar of Events Spring 2020: Spring_2020_Calendar.pdf

Cork Branch AGM Report:  Report_from_AGM_2019.pdf

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Waterford Branch

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Fun February 2020 Event: Social Afternoon Table Quiz Tuesday 11th February at 2 pm.

Venue: Holy Cross Pub on the Waterford-Kilmeaden Road

Click on the link for full details: Table_Quiz.pdf

RSTAw Resolutions for 2020: Resolutions_2020.pdf

Dublin Branch

Branch Meetings: Regular branch meetings are held on first Wednesday of each month at 11 am in the Teachers' Club, Parnell Square. Exceptions: January: meeting on the second Wednesday.  May: no monthly meeting due to attendance at the Annual National Conference. July and August: no regular monthly meeting but activities organised by the Summer Activities Committee.

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Summer Events 2019: Report on branch summer activities  Summer_Activities_2019.pdf

Report on Branch visit to Seamus Heaney's Home Place and Derry City: Séamus_Heaney_Visit.pdf

Midland Branch

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Christmas Lunch 2019: Postponed

Congratulations! Padraig O'Doherty, member of Midland Branch, was re-elected President of RSTA National Committee at the 2019 RSTA National Convention in Galway.  The Branch wishes him a successful term of office and offers our wholehearted support.

Branch Summer Lunch 2019

Midland Lunch

Branch Visit to Mercy International:

Mercy Visit

Branch members at the Catherine McAuley statue 

Report from Branch Trip to Indochina: Members and friends enjoyed an exciting trip to Indochina recently.  Read a report of the trip and photos below:

Report_from_Indo_trip.pdf    Photos:   Group_in_Indochina.jpg     Indochina.jpg

Clare Branch

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November/December Activities 2019:

Branch AGM: 13th November at 3.30 pm in the Teachers' Centre, Kilrush Road, Ennis.

Coffee Morning:  20th November at 11 am in Temple Gate Hotel

Members on our summer outing to Scattery Island

Clare 2019

North East Branch

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 CLICK here to view photos from North East branch

Tipperary Branch

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Report of Summer Outing 2019  A very successful Branch Summer outing to Fethard was held on June 4th. Click on the link to read an account of the day:  Tour_Report.pdf


Kilkenny Branch

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Branch Secretary:  Valerie O'Shea

Branch Visit to Fethard 2019: Members recently enjoyed a wonderful tour of Fethard with guide Terry Cunningham.  Click on the link to view more photos of the visit:

Fethard Tour


Wexford Branch

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Branch Report November 2019:  Click the link to read the full report: WD_Report_Nov_2019.pdf

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Sligo Branch

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Branch Report and Photos of Branch Activities: Branch_report_2018-19.pdf

Sligo members enjoying the Italian sunshine.

Sligo 2

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Athlone Branch

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Donegal Branch

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Retirement Dinner 2019:  RSTA President Padraic O'Doherty attended the recent retirement function for retirees in the Donegal ASTI branch.  

Donegal group

RSTA President presented a copy of the history of RSTA to Michael Doherty, Cahir of Donegal ASTI Branch.

Donegal presentation

Kerry Branch

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Limerick Branch

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Wickow Branch

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