Cork Stone Symposium

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Cork Stone Symposium Try your hand at the traditional skills of dry stone wall building & stone carving at the West Cork Stone Symposium (24-26 March 2017) Discover how stone has shaped our lives and imaginations. Unleash your own creativity. Learn from stone masons, carvers, and sculptors whose work carries ancient traditions into the future. See here

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Woman On Site

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In Ireland today less than 5 % of construction workers on-site are women and the amount of females in trades apprenticeships doesn’t even reach 1%. According to SOLAS only 34 of the current 10,000 apprenticeship placements are filled by women