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Jools Hamilton is a Methodist minister, currently working as Student Chaplain to Trinity college Dublin.

He loves God, life, his work, the Irish rugby team, fine dining with great friends, and a great nights craic – in the totally Irish sense.

He can cook a mean peppered chicken, he rides bikes, he loves music, and he has been known to cry at stunning shows, moving movies and bad–ass books.

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Thanks Stocki
Friday 16th March 2018 @ 10:45 pm

My old friend Stocki has written a brilliant blog on things which coincidentally, happen to have been swirling around in my head this week.

For the last few days I have been thinking about David Howes & Derek Wood – and how hard it is to believe that the killing of these two British army corporals at the funeral of Caoimhin MacBradaigh was 30 years ago. 

Those were dark days. 

Tense days.

Fear and mistrust roamed the streets alongside their companions aggression and violence.


Northern Ireland is a small place, and in the intervening years I have experienced ...

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