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Sligo summit aims to be Ireland’s top ‘Ideas Conference’

| January 22, 2015

The Swell Summit, a free day-long event for the web, creative and start-up communities in the North West, will take place in Sligo Airport on Saturday, 31 January. Tweet

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Wedding Supplement

| January 22, 2015

IS your special day on the horizon?  Tweet

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Manor gets into the swing

| January 15, 2015

She might be famous for her award-winning Sean Nos dancing, but Leitrim Rose Edwina Guckian will show she knows how to swing as part of a new series of adult dance classes starting next Tuesday. Tweet

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Sligo woman produces the perfect equipment for adventures along the Atlantic coastline

| January 15, 2015

SLIGO’s landscape boasts adventure. For the explorer in us, you need solid equipment to take on the waters and the wild of our natural backdrop. A Sligo designer, Ashleigh Smith has launched a company with that very goal in mind- to create bags which are robust, fashionable and practical for use in the harsh and […]

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Forget resolutions, just don’t have any regrets

| January 8, 2015

Broadcaster Claire Ronan has written her first column for the Sligo Weekender this week.  She looks ahead to 2015 without regrets….. Pick up this week’s edition for details. Tweet

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New QUIT Team ready to help smokers

| January 8, 2015

A new personal support service to help those wanting to quit cigarettes has been launched by the HSE. Tweet

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Connacht Gold launch new recipe calendar

| December 18, 2014

Aurivo Co-op’s award winning brand, Connacht Gold, is delighted to launch its specially designed 2015 recipe calendar in aid of its charities of the year – North West Hospice, Mayo/Roscommon Hospice, Donegal Hospice and Galway Hospice. Each of the Hospices in the Connacht and Donegal region selected as Aurivo’s Charity of the Year are dedicated […]

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SHOUT Ladies Lunch in the Sligo Park Hotel

| December 11, 2014

SHOUT is Sligo Hospital Oncology Unit Trust. The trust held a recent Ladies Lunch in the Sligo Park Hotel. There is a full two pages of pictures in this week’s Sligo Weekender- out now. Tweet

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Whole family can enjoy Christmas Crackers at the Model

| December 11, 2014

Bright lights began to glow from The Model at the top of The Mall in Sligo this past weekend. More than 150 people – mostly families – participated in The Model’s first Family Day, now scheduled to continue through December. Tweet

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American woman uses Irish image to help Boston bombing victims

| December 4, 2014

An American photographer who captured iconic images of Sligo and Ireland during three months spent here, is now using those images to raise funds for the victims of the Boston Marathon Bombing. Tweet

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Kian and Jodi test new movie concept

| December 4, 2014

When you think of furniture, you think more of Ikea than Pringles, but the snack firm has come up with a new sofa called the View Tube, which is designed to let couples watch exactly what they want. Tweet

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Christmas events around Sligo

| November 27, 2014

Strandhill People’s Market The Strandhill People’s market came back with a bang on Sunday, November 16 in their new indoor location at Sligo airport. Following a summer down by the waterfront in Strandhill, the market organisers decided to recreate the family friendly atmosphere indoors for the Christmas season. The markets run every Sunday up until […]

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