Good Friday in Sligo

Today was the annual Good Friday Clean-up with Sligo Tidy Towns. It was great to see so many volunteers of all ages turn up to lend a hand, especially as it was a cold, blustery day. We went around the town for two hours collecting all kinds of rubbish, mainly cigarette ends (put them in... Continue Reading →

Illegal dumping in Sligo

I was at the Holy Well during the week and parked just before it at Lough Gill. I was horrified to see all kinds of rubbish dumped there including two televisions, garden rubbish, a bag of carpet and several bags of rubbish. It's a shame no CCTV could be set up here to catch the... Continue Reading →

It’s Friday!

So what do I have to tell you all. Well firstly it's going to be a great weekend here in Sligo. The first Só Sligo Festival is being held. There are all kinds of events including the World Irish Stew Championships, markets, carnivals, teddy bears picnics, mad hatters tea party, Yeats country tour, music, fun,... Continue Reading →

I think Spring has arrived!

I woke up this morning, expecting snow (again), but it was a lovely bright day. No ice, rain or snow (its a miracle). So I took the kids to school and had to stop to take this photo. I'm still recovering from last night. I went to the local camera club, I found it very... Continue Reading →

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