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Brigid 1500 Pause for Peace - Wednesday, 1st February 12 midday

February 1 @ 12:00 pm - 12:01 pm

Rev Philip McKinley, Cathaoirleach of the County of Kildare Councillor Fintan Brett, 12-year-old Chelsea Morrissey, Pierce Phelan (age 11), Bishop Pat Storey, 10-year-old Charlie Carey, Sonya Kavanagh, Chief Executive of Kildare County Council and Marian Higgins A/Director of Services - Economic, Community, & Cultural Development pictured at the launch of ‘Brigid 1500’ at St. Brigid’s Cathedral in Kildare Town. ‘Brigid 1500’ is a programme of international and national events and activities, delivered by Kildare County Council, with the aim of creating a meaningful cultural and societal legacy. 'Brigid 1500' celebrates and commemorates St. Brigid, the woman, the life and the legacy in a broad and rich way. For further information on ‘Brigid 1500’, please visit
***NO FEE*** Photography: Conor Healy / Picture It Photography


Brigid 1500 Pause for Peace - Wednesday, 1st February 12 midday


Brigid 1500 Pause for Peace across the world at 12 midday, starting in Australia and rolling around the globe.

St. Brigid of Kildare and the abbesses who succeeded her were renowned as peacemakers in early Ireland. We invite you to join with us in a Pause for Peace wherever you are.



February 1
12:00 pm - 12:01 pm
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