Bloom 2016

I was lucky enough to win tickets to Bloom this year so myself and my friend went along on Friday. Bloom is a huge garden festival held in the Phoenix Park, Dublin every year. It's not just about gardening though. There is live music, loads for the kids to see and do, a craft village,... Continue Reading →

Sligo Summer Festival 2015

Quick blog post just to say what a great night it was in Sligo last night for the Sligo Summer Festival. It continues today and tonight. Wheatus are the headline act tonight, it was Boney M last night and they were brilliant! I loved Indian too. You can see the rest of my pics here.... Continue Reading →

10 ½ things to do in Sligo

With the Fleadh Cheoil na hÉireann starting this Sunday I thought I'd do a list of things to do for visitors coming to Sligo. I'm not going to mention the Fleadh events because you will all know about those but these are ones that visitors might not know about. All are my personal recommendations and they... Continue Reading →

SO Sligo 2015

The SO Sligo Food and Cultural Festival is just around the corner. It's always a really interesting festival with lots to see and do for all the family. The festival will run alongside the Yeats Day celebrations, so all the more reason to come to Sligo and see just what's on offer. The festival begins... Continue Reading →

‘I Met Spike’

If you have been following me on Twitter you will have seen various tweets about trumpets and knickers. I'm sure most people think I had lost the plot but it was all in the name of Spike and now I can tell you more about it. The 'I Met Spike' exhibition came about as a... Continue Reading →

Spike Milligan Sligo Stories

I'm preparing an exhibition of portraits for the forthcoming Spike Sligo festival (8-12 April). I'm looking for people from Sligo who met Spike and have a story to tell. "Since we started the spike Sligo project we keep meeting people who say "oh I met spike once..." There's a real warmth and range of personal... Continue Reading →

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