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Foggy Scrabo Tower

I headed out on Friday morning for a photo shoot at Scrabo Tower, just outside of Comber in Co.Down, Northern Ireland. It was still dark as I made my way up the initial climb but could see the summit, 160m above sea level, was already shrouded in freezing mist and fog. 322 more words


Excelsior Private Cinema in Comber

A few weeks ago I got a text from my brother-in-law Eoin telling me to keep the afternoon of Saturday 12th free for a surprise 30th birthday party for Clara (my husband’s sister.) Now he wasn’t going to tell us for fear we would give something away! 166 more words


Ballynichol townland lies south of the town of Comber in County Down.   Local resident Lolly Spence, local historian and one of the first people to read this blog, suggested that I take a walk along Ballynichol Road. 569 more words


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A Walk in Comber…

Photography should never just be a profession or occupation.  It should be a passion – for when the photographer loses the passion for image-making, just for the sheer joy of making an image, it is time to put the camera on eBay. 350 more words

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Town Parks of Comber

I’ve walked the Comber Greenway and shared photos from Ballymacarrett Intake to Ballyloughan, without ever reaching the town of Comber.  Until today.

There are records from 1606 of two names for this townland.  466 more words

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Comber man wins $100,000 on instant scratch ticket

Mark Chevalier was so excited when he scratched his $100,000 winning scratch ticket that the hair on his arms stood up.

“I scratched the ticket in my truck and as I drove home, started imagining all the things I could do with that much money,” the Comber resident said from the OLG Prize Centre in Toronto. 50 more words