It’s on, it’s off… it’s on again!

Update to previous post: It appears that the Macnas Parade has been saved. Galway City Council have pledged an emergency fund for the Galway Arts Festival, who had a major sponsor pull out earlier this year. Part of this fund is going into a budget for the Parade, so it looks like the single biggest … Read more It’s on, it’s off… it’s on again!

Allan Cavanagh- as seen in the Inishowen Independent!

I’m now contributing to Inishowen‘s favourite local paper, the Inishowen Independent. Above is a cartoon of the local candidates for Donegal North-East, l-r from top: Cecilia Keaveney, Frank Gallagher, Arthur McGuinness, Ian McGarvey, Siobhan McLaughlin, Padraig McLochlainn, Mary Doherty, Niall Blaney, Joe McHugh, Jimmy Harte and Jim McDaid. And congratulations to Margaret Mulhall from Shrove, … Read more Allan Cavanagh- as seen in the Inishowen Independent!

Vardis Scam in today’s Daily Mirror

A few readers have been saved from getting burned by Vardis from reading my earlier post. Well, Vardis is back in the news today, in this report from the Daily Mirror: HERE’S a man who claims to have helped 500,000 vulnerable children who have suffered terrible abuse. This is how he did it… Andrew Lownsbrough … Read more Vardis Scam in today’s Daily Mirror

New Double Vision

self esteem cartoonI ate. I ate and ate, not like bingey carrier bags of chocolate bars hidden under the bed, but just a lot of stuff that made me feel better. Naturally I got fat, which was a perfect match for my being suddenly stupid, still unsporting and having an absolute lack of Chick Magnetivity.