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Information for the Irish in Birmingham

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This page contains information which may be useful to the Irish community in Birmingham. Names, contact details, web addresses and brief notes are given for each entry, as applicable.
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Cara Irish Housing Association

Midlands Regional Office
Cara House
Birchall Street
B12 0RP
Tel: 0121 622 5806

Provides affordable homes for people from different backgrounds and with a variety of needs. Most of the homes and support services provide a specific culturally sensitive environment for Irish people.

Irish in Birmingham

St Anne's Parish Centre
Alcester Street
B12 0PH
0121 604 6111


The charity providing welfare and cultural services to the community.

Icap (Counselling for the Irish community and beyond)

72, Digbeth
B5 6DH
Tel: 0121 666 7707
Fax: 0121 666 7708


icap is a national charity which offers counselling and psychotherapy particularly to the Irish community but which also works with people from all ethnic backgrounds and all sections of the community. Icap welcomes referrals from any source, including self referrals. icap provides a safe and confidential setting to discuss events or issues which have or continue to cause distress or pain.

St Patrick's Festival stpatricksbirmingham.com Website for the annual St Patrick's Festival

The Harp

The Harp (Midlands) Ltd
17 Glenavon Road
Kings Heath
B14 5DD
Tel: 0121 430 7773
Fax: 0121 430 7773
Website www.theharpnews.com
Email office@theharpnews.com

Midlands Irish community newspaper.

Irish Times

11-15 D'Olier Street,
Dublin 2,
Tel: +353 1 6758000

Online newpaper site


Dublin 4

Tel: 00 353 1 208 3111
Fax: 00 353 1 208 3080

Ireland's national TV and Radio service. This site contains news, business, sport and entertainment information.


Broadcasting House,
3a South Prince's Street,
Dublin 2.
Tel : +353 1 474 8000

Irish sports news site. News on GAA, Hurling, Rugby, Football.


Aer Lingus

Aer Lingus Reservations
UK Tel: 0845 084 4444


P&O Irish Sea

Tel: 0870 24 24 777.

Sea ferry company

Ryan Air

Tel:0871 246 0000


Stena Line Ferries

Tel: 08705 70 70 70

Sea ferry company

Irish Ferries

Tel: 08705 17 17 17

Irish Sea Ferry Company


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