Snap the Spirit Photo Competition

Do you volunteer? Know anyone who does? Been to a volunteer event and taken a great picture? Sligo Volunteer Centre have a great competition running. All you have to do is Snap the Spirit of Volunteerism in Sligo, its positive impact in the local community and the diversity of volunteering in action. Best entries will be shortlisted... Continue Reading →

On the tv :)

I got an email today from RTE to say the photo above was a finalist in the Spring RTE weather photo competition.  It will be shown on RTE 1 and 2 on Sunday May 12th at the weather bulletins.  The photo was taken on March 20th, 2013 on the Sligo/Leitrim border.

Imagine IT Sligo – Photo competition

With the February 1st CAO deadline approaching, we have launched an innovative social media campaign encouraging prospective students to get more familiar with the courses on offer at IT Sligo. People who are considering their college options are being asked to submit photographs of themselves with the IT Sligo Prospectus, in the Imagine IT Sligo... Continue Reading →

A shameless plug

I entered a photo competition on Look West's facebook page. I'm delighted that two of my photos got shortlisted from 750 to the final 50. The only trouble is now that it's a voting competition which is great if you have loads of friends but I don't 😦 I would love to win a hamper... Continue Reading →

Feile na Tuaithe, 2011

This weekend was the annual Feile na Tuaithe at the museum of country life in Castlebar. It's a great family event and it's free. There were all kinds of events taking place. During the weeks leading up to the festival there was a photo competition running. The kids and I entered photo's. If you read... Continue Reading →


Well it's been a mixed bag of a week. A few annoying things happened including Jono finishing his course 😦 He was doing a trial and we were hoping he would go straight onto the course, but of course this is Ireland and things don't go to plan. So now we have to go to... Continue Reading →

Blog at

Up ↑