Sligo Fashion Trail

The Sligo Fashion Trail takes place this Thursday, 1st December. This free event will be taking place in various locations in Sligo town and all are welcome to attend. 

Sligo Shops – The Vintage Loft

I recently stumbled upon this hidden gem in Sligo Town, and it did not disappoint. Located above Ruby Lane in Johnston’s Court Shopping Centre, The Vintage Loft is a treasure trove of goodies. There are some lovely vintage pieces in here; from clothes to jewellery to hats. You can be sure what you are wearing […]

Waiting for Santa

Last weekend was all about Christmas and trying to get organised because aparently we are in for another snow/freeze on Friday. So on Saturday I took the kids into Sligo to do some Christmas shopping. There was a lovely atmosphere around the town. Some of the shops had mince pies and sweets for their customers. […]

The first morning of Winter

The first morning of Winter, originally uploaded by magnum_lady. This was this morning. What you can’t see is the ice. Poor Bertie was frozen so I had to put the fan heater into him so he could thaw out. In case some of you don’t know Bertie is the car. The sunrise was lovely though […]

Jono and Jedward

Jono and Jedward, originally uploaded by magnum_lady. Well today Jedward came to HMV Sligo to launch their album Planet Jedward. Jono is a fan so we went in the hope he would get to meet them……and he did. The place was packed. So many people. I had to laugh at the little girl behind us. […]

Jedward are coming to Sligo!

Under pressure, originally uploaded by magnum_lady. Jedward are visiting HMV in Sligo on Thursday 22nd July. They will be signing their new album ‘Planet Jedward’ from 11am until 2pm. If anyone wants to meet them there will be 200 wristbands given out from 9am on Thursday morning. Also the Sligo Weekender have a competition running […]