St Anthony of Egypt Church, Scotland Road - Second Annual Beer Festival; This Week
Byline: Mike Chapple at the bar...
WHO would have thought that so much pleasure could be gained from the land of the dead?
This crossed the mind without a hint of crass disrespect as we supped at the second annual beer festival held in the crypt of St Anthony of Egypt church, on Scottie Road.
Parish priest Graeme Dunne came up with the inspired idea to raise money for a memorial to those who fled the Irish potato famine, only to die in their thousands from disease and poverty in the slums which used to fester in the shadow of this imposing building.
After the word-of-mouth success of last year's festival, this one was bound to be a sell-out - and …
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Publication information: Article title: St Anthony of Egypt Church, Scotland Road - Second Annual Beer Festival; This Week. Contributors: Not available. Newspaper title: Daily Post (Liverpool, England). Publication date: September 20, 2008. Page number: 2. © 2009 MGN Ltd. COPYRIGHT 2008 Gale Group.
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