Inspiring women

I went to the Women’s Inspire Network event at the Aviva Stadium in Dublin during the week. This is a network of women in business, or thinking of starting a business. The head of the network is the lovely Samantha Kelly aka the Tweeting Goddess. I’ve known Samantha online for many years but I got […]

Derry Scary

Yesterday Jono and I went to visit Derry for the day. I’ve heard it’s the best place to celebrate Halloween and they had events running all week so we decided to check it out. It’s almost a 3 hour bus trip each way but it’s well worth the journey.

Remembering the Armada

SWORD dueling, sand etchings and sand castle building competitions will form part of a special day to commemorate those lost on three Spanish Armada ships at Streedagh Beach in Sligo in 1588. Saturday September 19 will see Grange and Armada Development Association (GADA) host a free family friendly event at Streedagh Beach, to remember the […]

Culture Night Sligo returns Friday September 18th

It’s that time of the year again – enjoy a late night of free cultural events and happenings on Friday September 18th as Ireland celebrates Culture Night 2015 – the nationwide event when arts and cultural organisations open their doors late in to the evening.

Culture Night in Sligo, 2014

Sligo to celebrate Culture Night with diverse mix of events, all free-of-charge, to take place across Sligo Culture Night celebrates culture, creativity and the arts and takes place on Friday 19th September 2014. Arts and cultural organisations will open their doors until late with free events, workshops & performances for you, your family and friends […]

Tubbercurry Old Fair Day Festival

Not only is the Fleadh taking place in Sligo this week the Old Fair Day Festival in Tubbercurry is also well underway. I went along to the opening night and was blown away by the entertainment on offer and it was all free! Not only that there is a great community spirit in the town […]