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Traditional Basket Making

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Oxford Island Nature Reserve

Lough Neagh Discovery Centre

Oxford Island

Craigavon

BT66 6NJ

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Volunteers that have given time to coppicing willow and hazel at Oxford Island and Slantry Wood will be given opportunity to learn the traditional skills of basket making.

The communities around the southern shore of Lough Neagh were recognised for their skills in basket making. The baskets for gathering potatoes made here beside Lough Neagh were used al over Ireland.

Come help us revive these traditional skills of the loughshore All tools and materials provided. A voucher for a hot lunch thrown in

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Oxford Island Nature Reserve

Lough Neagh Discovery Centre

Oxford Island

Craigavon

BT66 6NJ

United Kingdom

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