The Old Stables Self Catering Apartments were officially opened by the Minister for the Environment Phil Hogan and it was a lovely occassion. He spoke about the project and the importance of the tourism industry and encouraging and supporting existing businesses to expand in this ecomony. He was impressed by the standard of the work and the preservation of such a beautiful old building. Patrick and Julie would like to thank all their friends and family who came on the day and those who sent their good wishes. Also all the people involved in the project especially the funders who helped and encouraged us along the way.