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Heritage Week 2016 - another success!

Heritage Week 2016 has now ended but it started a day late as usual in Midleton. On Sunday 21st August some fifteen to eighteen people joined my early 20th century Midleton walking tour of the town. 248 more words


A Taste of Ireland: My Version of Turkish Pide with SUMAC & Ardsallagh Goats Cheese

My Version of Turkish Pide with SUMAC & Ardsallagh Goats Cheese done two ways. A meat and vegetarian option.

My blog has been shortlisted for the Irish blog awards this year so here is a blog post to mark and celebrate that. 701 more words

Life a hundred years ago - National Heritage Week 2016

National Heritage Week 2016 will start on Saturday 20th August and run until Sunday 28th August. The theme this year is to celebrate a hundred years of heritage, but this can also mean celebrating life a hundred years ago. 348 more words


Great Ireland Adventure - Day 7 (Why there are no pigs in Ireland)

Not sure what Fiona (that’s what we named our GPS) was thinking but she sure took us for a ride today. The road we took getting from the hotel through Cork on our way to Midleton was basically the size of a bike lane, complete with bikes…and a guy peeing on the side of the street. 854 more words


The Fountainhead

I’m not sure that many people in Midleton are aware that one of the world’s most significant distilleries lies just outside the town. It sits there on the skyline, silently creating and maintaining the bulk of the world supply of Irish whiskey. 1,019 more words


A 12-mile menu goes the distance

By Tori Lock

MIDLETON, Ireland – It felt like home as I walked down the calm streets of Midleton— tractors passed by every few minutes and locals smiled. 271 more words

Science Ad Agricultual Journalism

The Incredible Story of Tommy, the Lost Cat

We were recently asked to post an ad about a friendly cat that had been hanging around an estate in Midleton to see whether he was a local making himself comfortable at other people’s houses or a lost cat needing to be reunited with his owner. 500 more words

Cat Welfare