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North Coast Meanderings....

So, I have finished all the work towards my BA(Hons) Creative Imaging course and the artwork has been handed in to the assessors together with eight books of A2 back-up work. 679 more words


Top Gear for tennis

Having made the news for all the wrong reasons lately, I was both flattered and apprehensive about coaching the former star of televisions Top Gear. … 714 more words

Will the future be British and/or Irish federalism?

The big story about the British general election – alongside the surprise overall majority for the Tories – was the extraordinary spectacle of all but three seats in Scotland being won by the Scottish National Party. 1,123 more words


A Weekend on the North Coast

The North Coast of Ireland should be on everyone’s bucket list, it really should!

We love it there and were delighted when Cancer Fund for Children… 606 more words


The Troubles: Belfast Conflict Murals

The Belfast conflict murals, and “The Troubles” in general, are a tragic, but fascinating study. I love politics, so this part of the trip was one of my favorites. 472 more words


St Columbs Park & Ebrington Square - Derry

These two neighbouring places in Derry are found in what the locals call the Waterside (a.k.a across the foyle river from the walled city). Easily accessible via the Peace Bridge the view back across the river to Derry is fantastic on a rain free day. 96 more words


#NI Talent And Crowdfunding

When you think about Northern Ireland what is it that springs to mind? Is it the dark and moody Mourne Mountains? Or ‘The Troubles’? Maybe it’s the hospitality and the generosity of the folk? 968 more words