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Survey on Hazelwood show support for tourism proposal

| July 24, 2014
Survey on Hazelwood show support for tourism proposal

IT Sligo students conducted a survey of local public opinion on the future for Hazelwood House. Tweet

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First solo cyclist takes on Wild Atlantic way

| July 24, 2014
First solo cyclist takes on Wild Atlantic way

SLIGO will welcome the first solo cyclist on the Wild Atlantic Way. Tweet

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Sligo Flea indoor market

| July 17, 2014
Sligo Flea indoor market

Sligo’s only indoor vintage, vinyl and craft market returns to The Model on this Saturday, July 19, for the second of a trio of markets taking place throughout the summer. Tweet

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GSK to give money to hopsices

| July 17, 2014
GSK to give money to hopsices

Employees of Glaxo-Smith-Kline (GSK) in Ireland have selected the Irish Hospice Foundation as the GSK Charity of the Year for 2014 and 2015. Tweet

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Students from 13 countires expected for Yeats Summer School

| July 17, 2014
Students from 13 countires expected for Yeats Summer School

The Yeats Society, Sligo will welcome participants from Brazil, Australia, the United States, Ireland, Japan, Hungary, Italy, Spain, the United Kingdom, Tunisia, Canada, South Korea and Norway to the 55th Yeats International Summer School. Tweet

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Night walk up Ben Bulben

| July 10, 2014
Night walk up Ben Bulben

The night of July 19 will be something very special for two hundred hardy souls. The Mountain Rescue Team will hold the fourth Night Walk up to the summit of the mighty Ben Bulben and back. Previous years have proved to be a magical experience for all involved. “We talk, we walk, we eat and […]

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TG4 ‘Atlantic Way’ show from Co Sligo

| July 10, 2014
TG4 ‘Atlantic Way’ show from Co Sligo

What Sligo has to offer to the Wild Atlantic Way, will be the focus of a TG4 programme broadcast tonight, Thursday, July 10 at 8.30pm. Tweet

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Sligo footballer talks Ted

| July 4, 2014
Sligo footballer talks Ted

SLIGO Senior footballer Dr Brendan Egan spread his knowledge on muscles, healthy lifestyle and sport to the world wide web courtesy of a live-streamed TED Talk held in UCD. TED is a non-profit organisation which is devoted to ‘ideas worth spreading’. TED talks, which are held around the world, have featured some of the most […]

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16 page Festival Supplement

| June 26, 2014
16 page Festival Supplement

This week’s Sligo Weekender is simply jam packed with everything you need to know about festival’s this summer.  Tweet

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Find out what’s on in your community

| June 26, 2014
Find out what’s on in your community

Pick up this week’s Sligo Weekender for all the latest goings on in your community.  Tweet

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RNLI honours Sligo volunteers

| June 26, 2014
RNLI honours Sligo volunteers

The RNLI honoured several Sligo volunteers at their annual presentation of awards which took place in Belfast and Dublin recently. Tweet

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Performing Arts students compete for Abbey residency

| May 29, 2014
Performing Arts students compete for Abbey residency

The competition for a design residency at Ireland’s most prestigious theatre was fierce at IT Sligo this month. Students of the BA (Hons) in Performing Arts at IT Sligo were asked to create a model set for “A Cry from Heaven” by Vincent Woods and “The Beauty Queen of Leenane” by Martin McDonagh. From a […]

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