Mayor’s Car for Auction on eBay!

Former Mayor of Galway Cllr. Niall O’Brolchain has put the mayoral Prius on eBay to raise money for the 15 charities that were beneficiaries of that scary veggie hippy/interesting delicious alternative (delete as appropriate) Mayor’s Ball in May. I’ll be the first to admit I’m not a huge fan of cars in the Jeremy Clarkson … Read more Mayor’s Car for Auction on eBay!

Galway Mayor’s Youth Conference

caricature artist Allan Cavanagh 2007Just back from the Mayor’s Youth Conference in the Galway Bay Hotel. I was doing my conference cartoons based on the responses to the themes of the conference: mental health, transport and anti-racism. There were 300 young delegates from all over Galway and it always amazes me how articulate and confident many kids are today (at 32 I’m old enough to be of the speak-when-spoken-to generation!)