Tag Archives: Sligo

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I have nothing to say, but on account of not blogging yesterday I sorta feel like I should just stick something down here today. I miss Anne, but no doubt she if off settling into NY and far too busy to blog. Kelly is back and blogging though. So yay! for that. But like I said, I have nothing to

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Just bypass the logic and ring Joe Duffy.

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Sometimes this www-land[1] just comes up with the goods. Look at this book: Isn’t that the best title ever? Not so much the main title which is Myth, Symbol and Meaning in Mary Poppins but the subtitle The governess as provocateur. Genius! However, it also brings sad sad news. Like that reported over on In Fact, Ah about Blogarrah’s shocking

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It’s good to be back Lloyd

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You know what the worst thing about having four days off in a row is? Yup, that’s right, it is the coming back to work. Having that Sunday evening feeling on a Tues. But, on the other hand, I do only have three days of this working week left, so that’s nice. While I was home I went off to

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Je suis un génie, pas un ingénieur

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Hola peoples, how was everyone’s christmas, I’m just back up in Dublin from Sligeach, had a very nice time, we even had snow so we did. Not on christmas day itself, but yesterday. I’ll stick a few photos on flickr later on. I really should be unpacking, but I flicked on the telly when I came in and The Man

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Anyone got a couple of quid to spare?

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News from the Sligo Champion (free ref req’d), is that the Hawkswell theatre may not survive past this year. The Arts Council have cut funding, and it doesn’t look like the management have enough to keep theatre operating “The situation is critical. We are facing a huge operating deficit. As things stand, we will be able to keep the doors

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Sligo blocade

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“A blockade by farmers of one of Sligo’s most scenic beauty spots has been threatened by North Sligo farmer, Andy McSharry in what would be a dramatic escalation of the dispute between hillwalkers and landowners in the county.” as reported in The Sligo Champion. – I’m not really that sure where I stand on this particular issue. On the one

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No Bertie for Sligo

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Looks like Bertie aint welcome in Sligo, by Irish the students at least: “As Mr. Ahern arrived at the IT, the students, congregated outside the main entrance and foyer, turned their backs as he entered.” (have to register to view article but is free)

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