Social Media Campaign for the #RedRouteCycleway

It’s been an interesting 2 weeks, since the  5 proposed Greenway corridors have been announced to connect Athone with Galway. One of them, the Red Route 5 Corridor, comes via Gort, so I have been heavily involved in Social Media Campaign for the #RedRouteCycleway So how do you Campaign when you can’t meet? As we …

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Stay Active & Proposed Red Route 5 Cycleway

Stay Active  With another lockdown confirmed late in December, I decided on January 1st to do #100DaysofCycling and #100DaysOfWalking to stay active! I am at  #Day31 today, and walked part of the #GortRiverWalk – It was bitterly cold! So far I haven’t missed a day! Join the Gort Cycle Trails Group on FB, Twitter or Instagram …

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#Shoplocal for food and gifts in the #Burrenlowlands

Hi all, Back in March I wrote a very similar post just as we started Lockdown. We are now “almost” halfway our 6 weeks of “Level 5” restrictions, and I thought it was time to update the list of local businesses offering (local) Delivery and Take Away in the #BurrenLowlands. I have also added Kilcolgan …

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Burren Perfumery fragrances, which one is your favourite?

Have you tried the Burren Perfumery Fragrances? Looking for a Christmas gift for someone, or just want to treat yourself? What fragrance to choose from the Burren Perfumery ? Oh the choices .. 7 fragrances to choose from in the range from The Burren Perfumery…. Which one is your favourite Burren Perfumery fragrance? But how …

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Ardrahan Drumharsna Castle and Old Irish Milestones Looped Cycle Trail

Welcome to my blog! Today’s blog post is a very long blog post about the Adrahan Milestones, Drumharsna Castle Looped Cycle Trail. If you are looking for a 17 Kms beautiful heritage looped country cycle around Ardrahan where you will come across Old Irish Mile Stones, visit Drumharsna Castle, keep reading! Join my Facebook Group …

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Cycle Trail from Thoor Ballylee to Gort River Walk

Looking for a looped cycle in the Burren lowlands? Itching to get onto your bike? Let me show you a looped cycle trail I recently discovered from Thoor Ballylee to the Gort River Walk( under development) Join my Facebook Group Gort Cycling Trails and let me know if you cycled this trail, what you thought …

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Labane to Bingham Mausoleum in Adrahan looped cycle

Time to map a new safe cycle in the are of the Burren Lowlands !Check out previous such as the Gort Mini Greenway, Gorts Golden Mile , Mary’s walk in Peterswell, walking the Flaggy Shore and the Cahermurphy Looped walk. I created a separate Facebook group “Gort Cycle Trails” Come join! Today I’ll be bringing …

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Do you remember who shot JR Ewing?

Hello world, Who shot JR Ewing?? I will come to that in a minute. To keep myself sane, and with the fabulous weather ( aren’t we just so lucky), I ,  like everybody else in the country, decided it was high time to give some much-needed love to picket fence. I had started the project …

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COVID-19 Pandemic Unemployment Payment

Dear Readers!We are now at #day5 since the announcement that schools, universities and childcare facilities are to be closed until March 29th! Since yesterday, also all pubs and bars are closed and mass is celebrated online. Grocery shops, chemists, some Take Aways and some hotels remain open, and people are encouraged to stay indoors and …

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Local Delivery & Take Away in the #burrenlowlands

Hi all, ++ for an up-to-date-list, please check my newest blog post ++ We are now #day3 since the government announced school closures and we are all adjusting to a new reality of washing hands, elbow and foot shaking and social distancing and the odd winking:) You have probably done some shopping and are preparing …

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