Behind Closed Doors

Today was a really interesting and exciting day for me. Open Door Sligo – Connecting People, Place & Heritage in Sligo. They arrange for members of the public to see behind some of the most interesting buildings in Sligo. Today was the Masonic Lodge. Now I must confess that I’ve always wondered about this building […]

Cos Cos

Yesterday after I went to the Sligo Farmer’s Market and the fun day at St. Cecelia’s School I headed to Rathcormac for the Cos Cos Sean Nós Festival. It’s a great festival held over the weekend. Lots to see and do and nice to see such friendly people organising the event. It brought together some […]

The Mill, Ballisodare

When we first moved to Sligo there was a lovely old mill in Ballisodare. During the ‘celtic tiger’ years it was pulled down to make way for ‘luxury apartments’. One of the most shocking things I’ve read this week is a blog about what these apartments are now like. It’s well worth a read. There is […]