23 June 2022
'Twenty Notable Solicitors from Northern Ireland' - a presentation
The Law Society of Northern Ireland invites members to watch an online presentation from Peter McCabe on 'Twenty Notable Solicitors from Northern Ireland'.
Peter McCabe is a Belfast-based tour guide, with an Open College Network Level 2 Tour Guiding qualification, and is an associate member of History Hub Ulster. Peter possesses experience of leading a variety of walking tours, especially around East Belfast and a in range of local cemeteries, as well as on the city sightseeing tourist buses.
To date, Peter has also written four books, detailing people buried in a myriad of cemeteries in Belfast and beyond. Peter also looks after the childhood home of George Best - which is available as a short-term holiday let, and for house tours - and is also a guide at Belfast Harbour Office, his favourite municipal building in Belfast.
Members may also wish to book their tickers for a Guided walking tour of Belfast City Cemetery
During this special 90-minute guided walking tour led by taphophile (tombstone tourist) Peter McCabe, local actor Stephen Beggs will play the part of 12 solicitors buried in Belfast City Cemetery. The dozen will include CS Lewis's father Albert, the first President of the Law Society of NI Samuel Crymble, and William Kennedy Gibson, after whom the Gibson Cup is named. Tickets are priced at £15 each.
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