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A Discovery

Wasps Nest Earlier in the year when we were doing a big clean out we found the beginnings of a wasps nest with some larva already laid, I felt sorry for the poor Mother wasp who had already done a considerable amount of work starting to build the very beautiful and intricit nest they make.  […]

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We love quilters

Hand Sewn Quilts It is not often that we have a quilter arrive at The Old Rectory Country House unless they are on one of our quilting retreats.  My daughter Aoife is working on a similiar project so we had lots of questions for her and it was lovely to hear the story behind the […]

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St Catherine’s Church Fenagh Leitrim

St. Catherine’s Church of Ireland I have always loved the church next door, St Catherine’s and for the past few weeks it has been getting the next phase of its face lift as it gets ready to host the second wedding in a century.  The church as been very fortunate to have a great committee […]

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Stylish Silage Drumshanbo

Stylish Silage Leitrim The Stylish Silage competition in Drumshanbo is under way again this year and from what I have seen so far it is going to be an impressive competition. If you haven’t been to Leitrim to see the competition I highly recommend it. 

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Cowboys ad Heroes

Cowboys and Heroes Drumcoura Leitrim Less than two weeks away now to Cowboys and Heroes hitting Leitrim.  There is a great line up this year for Cowboys and Heroes with Robert Mizzell, Patrick Feeney, Jimmy Buckley, John Brady, Mike Denver, Lisa McHugh, and Derek Ryan.  And on Monday all proceeds are going to Make a […]

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