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Lúnasa Festival 2021 – Celtic Bowl Woodturning Workshop with Pádraig Carragher

Lúnasa Festival 2021 – Celtic Bowl Woodturning Workshop with Pádraig Carragher
Learn the craft of woodturning in the one day workshop. Explore your creative side!

Come along to the Ring of Gullion Lúnasa Festival 2021 and immerse yourself in the rich landscape, culture and heritage of this Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty (AONB). This festival is part of the Mourne-Gullion-Strangford Aspiring UNESCO Global Geopark of events and is funded by Newry, Mourne and Down District Council. To find a full list of events visit

With Pádraig as your tutor, come and immerse yourself in this full day woodturning workshop in Bluebell Lane Glamping as part of the Lúnasa Festival 2021.

Listen, watch, learn and then practice the skills as Pádraig takes you through the step by step process from a ‘blank to bowl’.

The fruits of your labour will be your very own bowl that you have crafted from your own hands.

No previous experience required.

Students will be supplied with all the necessary tools, equipment and materials.

A hearty dinner and refreshments are included.

Click here for booking. Booking is essential.

Rapid COVID-19 tests – known as Lateral Flow Device (LFD) tests

The use of LFD testing is important as an additional measure alongside the range of existing safety measures in place. It is important to remember that, even with a negative LFD test, continue to follow all other public health and safety measures in place.

It is strongly recommended that anyone participating in, or attending, any event should test themselves before they attend, and on days 2 and 8 after the event. The purpose of this testing is to identify any positive cases in advance of the event, and allow them to self-isolate. Post event testing will also help to identify any asymptomatic COVID-19 infections arising from the event, or social interactions that may occur before or after an organised event.

Rapid COVID-19 tests can be obtained by anyone who requires them, free of charge. Rapid test packs can be ordered online for free delivery to your home.

You can also order them for collection in a number of locations across NI:

Find where to get rapid lateral flow tests – NHS (

If anyone has symptoms of COVID-19, they should self-isolate and book a PCR test immediately. Please do not attend events unless you receive a negative PCR test.  PCR tests are available at testing sites across Northern Ireland and can be booked at:  

Event Details

Lúnasa Festival 2021 – Celtic Bowl Woodturning Workshop with Pádraig Carragher takes place on August 21, 2021.
It starts at 10:30am and ends at 5:30pm.

Event Location

Bluebell Lane
49 Tullymacrieve
Lottery Funded
NIEA DoE N&M DC Biodiversity

Quick Contact

Ring of Gullion AONB
Crossmaglen Community Centre,
O’Fiaich Square,
BT35 9AA.

Tel: +44 (0)330 137 4898


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