Iconic Cork landmark – St Anne’s, Shandon – plays key part in romantic marriage proposal

On Saturday 14th April, the world famous bells of St Anne’s, Shandon in Cork rang in celebration for the engagement of Ian Johnston and Niamh Murray. Ian had the very romantic idea of surprising his girlfriend with the words ‘Niamh, will you marry me?’ displayed on a banner held up by family and friends at the top of St Anne’s Tower. The church is visible from the couple’s apartment in Lavitts Quay so at an agreed time Ian told Niamh to look over to the church with binoculars.

Niamh read the sign and looking back to Ian saw him…

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