This month’s Connemara Photo Society competition explored the theme ‘blue’. The winners are: For further information, regular updates and competition deadlines, see www.facebook.com/connemaraphotosociety
All photos: Aoife Herriott
This month’s Connemara Photo Society competition explored the theme ‘trees’. The winners are: The theme for April is ‘Geometry’ – for further information, regular updates and competition deadlines, see www.facebook.com/connemaraphotosociety
Oughterard’s GAA club, Cumann Peile Seamus O’Maille, held their annual social in the Boat Inn, Oughterard on Saturday February 20. The 1990 intermediate team league and the 1990 U-21 county champions were awarded medals to mark the occasion. The underage awards were held on February 2 in Oughterard National School.
The final training being conducted by the new Fire Brigade in An Cheathrú Rua. The station went operational last month.
It was a case of reeling back the years in Peacockes Hotel, Maam Cross on February 12 as a venue that was once a centrepiece of Connemara nightlife opened its doors once again. Revellers came from as far as Ballinrobe, Westport, Cong, Tourmakeady, Clifden, Galway and Carraroe, with some former residents of the area making the…
Artisan House launched Sea Gastronomy: Fish & Shellfish of the North Atlantic by Michael O’Meara to a packed gathering in Letterfrack on October 25. Ernie Whalley, restaurant and wine critic with The Sunday Times, launched the book, describing it as ‘a stunning 440-page illustrated book by the best seafood chef in Ireland’. He went on…