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Clann Rally 2008

2. The Banquet
In the evening of 19 July 2008, many of those attending the Clan Rally enjoyed a banquet, dancing and entertainment in a large marquee.
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Other Pages in this Photo Series
McAuliffes on the March
The Rally Banquet
Other Rally Activities
The Castle Site
Clonfert Cemetery

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Welcoming the guests Click here to see banquet photo Guests at the banquet.
Frances McAuliffe ready to welcome guests

Group from New Zealand

Waiting for the meal
to be served.

The compere outlines the evening's proceedings. A time for introductions. Guests enjoy the banquet.
The compere explains the programme for the evening.

A time for introductions.

Guests enjoy the banquet.

Another cheerful group. A family group. The Aussies entertain.
Another cheerful group.

Time for a family photo.

Some entertainment from the Aussies.

Award to webmaster. Click here for another view of the march. Enjoying a dance
Award presented for
contribution to clann.

After the banquet, a
time to dance.

Enjoying the dance.

... and a lunch next day

A view of the lunch spread. Interior of the marquee. The guest register
A great selection of food.

The spacious interior of the marquee.

A nice setting for the
guest register.

Music to dine to. Enjoying the lunch. Smiles from a younger group.
Music while we dined.

Enjoying the lunch.

Smiles for the camera.

... followed by a meeting

Meeting to discuss future of the clann. Another view of the meeting. Listening to the discussion.
Meeting to discuss the
future of the clann.

The discussion continues.


Listening to the discussion. Fielding questions. Makinmg a point.
Listening to the discussion.

Fielding questions.

Making a point.

... while the children played

Children playing. Children enjoy the bouncy castle. Playing a ball game.
These children enjoyed
playing together.

The bouncy castle was popular.

Ball games were popular too.


The organising team.
The team that made the Rally possible.

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