It’s good to be back Lloyd

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 […]

Land of Heart’s Desire

Oh internet, you are so wise, and so varied. Webland holds so many treasures and wonders. And thanks to Damien we’ve found this fantastic collection of clips all about Sligo, bet Sligo Tourism are happy.

Anyone got a couple of quid to spare?

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 […]

Sligo blocade

“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 […]

No Bertie for Sligo

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)