New Merchant Navy Medal

The UK have announced a new medal for “Merchant seafarers who have shown distinguished service” (on UK registered ships) Click here for the official press release. If you consider that you, or a relation is entitled to a medal, please contact Barney Yourell 01-8476118 or 087-9007466.
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The original Lugnad was, according to legend, a "luamaire": that is a navigator or helmsman. He is credited with bringing his uncle, Saint Patrick, to Ireland. Lugnad's grave is in a ruined monastery on Inchagoill island in Lough Corrib, County Galway