Wiki wander Sligo

WB Yeats, originally uploaded by magnum_lady. Wikipedia celebrates its tenth birthday and to mark the event Sligo VEC and volunteers from Open Coffee Sligo will be hosting an Open Source Fair and ‘Wiki Wander’ on Saturday 22nd January 2011, the only event nationwide to recognise the occasion. This event is free, there will be great... Continue Reading →

Thank donkey it’s Friday

Thank donkey it's Friday, originally uploaded by magnum_lady. As always I'm delighted it's the weekend 😀 There is a Latin festival on in Sligo town, so if you are anywhere near it have a look. There is a market as well, so we are going in for a gander. Also Lucy probably has some money... Continue Reading →

SÓ Sligo Festival

Well it was a very busy weekend in Sligo with the SÓ Sligo Food and Cultural Festival. We really enjoyed looking around the market. There was a great buzz about the place with the Samboeire band playing and the youth circus doing acrobatics. There were lots of activities for the kids including Krispy bun making,... 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 →

Happy St. Patrick’s Day, 2010

Green, white and orange, originally uploaded by magnum_lady. Well as you know today was St. Patrick's Day. I took my mum and Jono into Sligo town for the parade. Luckily the weather was in our favour and although it was overcast it didn't rain. There were lots of bands including one from Oldham in the... Continue Reading →

Sligo St. Patrick’s Day 2010

St. Patrick forgot this snake, originally uploaded by magnum_lady. Just a quick blog to let people know that the parade in Sligo starts at 12 noon tomorrow and is starting from the Pearse Road (near the garda barracks). It will go down Castle Street, O'Connell Street but then won't go down Wine Street as it... Continue Reading →

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