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None was lost

Margaret Duggan

by Margaret Duggan

Posted: 21 Mar 2014 @ 12:22

THE course was not arduous, only 11km to Newport and 11km back to Westport. But some of the few dozen lay people and clergy of the diocese of Tuam, Killala & Achonry, in the Church of Ireland, who had gathered at Holy Trinity, in Westport, had not sat on a bicycle for a long time.

"The legs felt the strain, for sure," my correspondent says, "but other body parts were smarting, too, by the end of the course." Hot tea and sandwiches had been "provided by Sue ...

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