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Exhibition inspired by island life

| November 20, 2014

On a cold, crisp November morning five women made the carefully timed crossing out across the sand flats to Coney Island, that withstands the might of the wild Atlantic on its Western side. Tweet

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Bakes for Beaumont

| November 20, 2014

We are so pleased to announce that the final amount raised from the Bakes for Beaumont event held in IT Sligo last Thursday was €339.59 for The Richmond Ward in Beaumont Hospital. Again we would like to thank everyone involved for making ‘Bakes for Beaumont’ happen. Joanna Sweeney Lecturer of tourism & marketing School of […]

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Christmas tree donations

| November 13, 2014

Irish Christmas tree growers have announced a new charity partnership with the Jack and Jill foundation whereby a donation will be made for every tree sold. Tweet

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Mature Living lifestyle exhibition comes to Sligo

| November 13, 2014

IT has already been branded as “the exhibition of the year” for the over fifties. On Sunday, November 23, from 12 noon to 6pm and Monday, November 24 from 10am to 6pm large numbers are expected to converge on Sligo Park Hotel for the eagerly-awaited Mature Living Lifestyle Show and Exhibition. Tweet

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People’s Market in Strandhill moves indoors for Christmas

| November 6, 2014

The Strandhill People’s Market is set to be up and running again in time for the Christmas season.  Tweet

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Bronze Beauty and Golden Scissors Awards

| October 30, 2014

The Sligo Weekender is delighted to present the Bronze Beauty and Golden Scissors Awards.  Tweet

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Past pupils and staff of Carnaree NS reunite years after school closed

| October 30, 2014

Carnaree National School near Ballymote closed its doors in 1969 after 92 years of educating children. Tweet

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Roberto’s named top takeaway in Connacht

| October 30, 2014

Roberto’s takeaway in Market Street, Sligo has been named the best takeaway in Connaught at the JustEat.ie awards, the ‘Eaties’. Tweet

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Bronzed Beauty and Golden Scissors Awards

| October 23, 2014

  This is our annual awards to crown Sligo’s number one beauticians and hair dressers. This year we have 13 different categories: Tweet

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Kids cannot identify common vegetables

| October 16, 2014

Dad of five, Ireland and Munster rugby legend, Ronan O’Gara, whose own family hail from County Sligo, is supporting a new programme encouraging kids and parents to cook together. Tweet

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Awareness of global hunger raised on World Food Day

| October 16, 2014

Ireland has a role to play in addressing global challenges due to increased demand for food, Agriculture Minister Simon Coveney has said. Tweet

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Sligo skin expert to speak at expos

| October 9, 2014

A dermatology expert at Sligo Regional Hospital will be speaking at two of the largest conferences concerning allergies and skin conditions, taking place in Dublin and Cork. Tweet

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