I finally got around to walking the Castlebar to Turlough Greenway in mid-April and I wasn’t disappointed by the 7km trail that opens a door to the countryside for walkers and cyclists in Castlebar.
It has been the most exciting GAA Hurling Championship ever. A young, talented, and enormously skillful Clare team emerged in 2013 as a force of nature to replace the great Kilkenny four-in-a-row team as All Ireland champions. The Dublin hurling team finally emerged as a team worthy of All Ireland ambitions, winning Leinster for the […]
A cheap suitcase that was typical of those carried by Irish emigrants going to Britain in large numbers during the 1950s features in a new exhibition at the Museum of Country Life at Turlough, Castlebar. It’s part of the National Museum of Ireland’s “100 OBJECTS” collection that takes us through the history of people in Ireland […]