Sligo Christmas Present Ideas

Are you still stuck for Christmas present ideas? I was awake during the night and was thinking about some of the fantastic Sligo 'experiences' I've had. There are some really brilliant things to do in Sligo and the ones I've tried all sell vouchers so I think they'd be brilliant Christmas ideas. Here are just... Continue Reading →

Santa Charity Cycle

Today I went along to a brilliant event that started at the IT Sligo. The Innisfree Wheelers Cycling Club organised a Santa Charity Cycle in aid of the Lions Club Christmas Food Appeal. 100 cyclists dressed as Santas, elves, reindeers and all things connected with Christmas took to their cycles and made their way around... Continue Reading →

Shells Halloween Surf Session

Today was a brilliant day. Shells Cafe were having a Halloween Fancy Dress Surf Session so I headed along to Strandhill for a look. It was raining when I arrived but cleared up in time for the lads and lassies to take to the sea. Even the Zimmer frame was going surfing!! There was a... Continue Reading →

Lough Gill Hospice Swim 2013

Yesterday was the Lough Gill Swim in aid of North West Hospice 2013.  Brave swimmers took to the water at Parke's Castle, Leitrim and swam the 10km to Doorly Park, Sligo. The event is the brain child of Paul McGarry. Paul sadly lost his nephew Neil McGarry to cancer.  The excellent care he received at... Continue Reading →

On your bike

Bike Week takes place from June 15th - June 23rd 2013. There are lots of events happening all over the country including Sligo. Family Street Entertainment with a cycling theme will take place on Saturday 15th from 2pm-4pm in O'Connell Street, Sligo. Ladies Pedal to Paddle will take place on Tuesday 18th June, 7 -... Continue Reading →


I had a great experience during the week where I walked on water! Who would have thought it possible? I have been watching David from SUPforall's Facebook page with interest, it always looks like everyone has a great time and I got my chance to try it on Wednesday. If you don't know what SUP... Continue Reading →

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