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10 year anniversary of Leonard Cohen Lissadell Concerts

The late, extremely great promoter John Reynolds gave us the inside story of Leonard’s W.B. Yeats pilgrimage One of John Reynolds’ many crowning achievements was his bringing in 2010 of Leonard Cohen to Lissadell House in Sligo, where the Canadian made a pilgrimage to the grave of W. B. Yeats. “Leonard and myself often spoke

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Another News Item

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Carrowmore Megalithic Cemetery

Carrowmore – the largest cemetery of megalithic tombs in Ireland. It lies just south-west of Sligo town, right at the heart of the Cúil Írra Peninsula, an area alive with prehistoric significance. Packed together at Carrowmore are more than 30 stone tombs, many of which are still visible. Most are passage tombs and boulder circles.

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Benbulben Forest Walk

Walk Category: Top Walks, Woodland Walks Grade of Walk: Easy Walking Terrain: Track Waymarking: Red Trailhead: Car parking, picnic area, information signage Length: 5.5km Ascent: 60m Time: 1.5 Hours Suggested Gear: Sturdy walking boots, trekking boots, snacks, liquids and mobile phone Longitude: 54.362335 Latitude: -8.502346 Undoubtedly Ireland’s most distinctive mountain, Benbulben is sometimes referred to as Ireland’s own Table Mountain. The most distinctive peak among the Dartry

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