• Newcastle Townlands

      Newcastle Townlands Currantarmuid, Graigeabbey. Knockbrack and Shudane By Judy Feeney (2012) Map Source: Google Earth Currantarmuid Closha malone on a fork on the road going into townland. Right turn after Jimmy Flaherty’s house called the Sumora. Then a lane ...
  • Castle Ellen Wood

      Local Photographer, Brendan Reaney, visited this deciduous wood in late October 2016. The wood could be called a ‘strip’ wood in that the road from Athenry to Tuam divides it symmetrically and thereby creates an attractive canopy of foliage ...
  • A Good Afternoon’s Work

    By Ian Brophy It’s about two years ago now. Actually it was 25th of June in  2001, but I can recall it as if it happened only yesterday. Monday  mornings were never the best of mornings; they signalled the start ...