Category Archives: Local Curiosity, Local Places

Thursday Doors – The Protector!

How’s this for a bit of wall art? How’s this for a door protector? I spotted and snapped this rather pleasant piece of “graffiti” down at the Arklow Community Centre. The external walls are the canvas for local street artists … Continue reading

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Seaside Saturday – The Pole…

There’s a pole… out in the middle of nowhere… just sticking its long slenderness up unto the Wexford sky. Why? Rumour has it that it’s an observation post… scaled by the observer who then sits atop the pole to have … Continue reading

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Norm’s Thursday Doors – Christmas is Coming!

Yep… it’s that time of the year… when street committees and Tidy Town teams are out cheering the place up. I wonder why? I was lucky enough to spot one of the local Arklow teams busy being creative… in the … Continue reading

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Happiness IS – Lens-Artists

Reading Leya’s challenge gave me all sorts of ideas… and seeing her photos reminded me of things we do in the name of happiness! Coffee for two in the morning? Yes, that counts right up there… especially when you’ve boiled … Continue reading

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