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Carrowkeel – Megalithic Tombs

I love Carrowkeel it is such a peaceful place and yet there is a feeling of all the generations that have come before us, and how far we have come. It is just a short drive off the N4 between Carrick-On-Shannon and Sligo in the village of Castlebaldwin, up some little roads and more often […]

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Behind the scenes at The Old Rectory

Aoife’s off to her Debs After a mad day of running around getting her nails done, then her hair, which Siobhan did after many practice sessions, and finally her makeup, it was time for the photo shoot, my favourite part of the day recording the memories. ¬†Pictures taken on the steps of The Old Rectory […]

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Governor’s House Nenagh

The Governor’s House and Goal in Nenagh There is something so unusual about a octagon house and the Governor’s house in Nenagh is an interesting one.¬† The goal in Nenagh was built between 1840 and 1842 due to overcrowding in the goal in Thurles and it was a two day walk from the north of […]

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Irish Dogs for the Disabled

Today we donated one of our lovely black Labrador puppies to Irish Dogs for the Disabled and she headed off to take the first steps in becoming a guide dog. Irish Dogs for the Disabled is a fantastic charity which fully funds itself through bucket collections and great people all over the country who run […]

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Balloon Gathering in Leitrim

¬†43rd Irish Hot Air Ballooning Championship The Irish Hot Air Ballooning Championship is usually referred to as ‘The Irish Meet’. It is the longest running National ballooning event in the world. The first event was held in 1971 at New Castle House in Ballymahon, Co Longford and was attended by a handful of balloons. The […]

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