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From: Edward Andrews <>
Subject: Re: St. Patrick's Day
Date: Wed, 10 Mar 1999 21:33:26 +0000
> I realize this may be a stupid question, but was/is St. Patrick's Day
> celebrated in Ulster as well as the rest of Ireland? Among Protestants as
> well as Catholics?
> Thanks, and pardon the ignorance.
Not really, but then until recently it wasn't celebrated much in the
In Belfast the School's Cup rugby match was played, and that was that.
When I was in Dublin in the late 1960s it was still a fast day, and the
pubs were closed.
Don't know what its like now
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