Student Heritage in Newbridge CollegeThe HistNC department asked students to send us some research about their historical connections. Here is a selection of what our students uncovered about their relationship to past events.
First YearsMax Pocock 1Y
Great Granddad was a professional soccer player for Bristol City.
The above link you will show you the starting team. Billy Pocock is no.10.
3rd Cousin: John Farrell involved in the Easter Rising of 1916. http://1916rebellionmuseum.com/1916-easter-rising/roll-of-honour/four-courts-garrison
The above link takes you to a useful site for Senior students. John Farrell is listed in the roll of honour.
Transition YearsLaura Hannon (TYA) Kate Hannon (2E): Cousin on the Hannon side to Former US President JF Kennedy (1917-1963