Tag Archives: G&S

Royal Canal – Liffey to 6th Lock

01 June saw me along the Royal Canal again. Since reaching the Shannon some time in October 2011 much has happened.  I’d walked the Grand Canal in 2012 in aid of Midlands SIMON so it seemed quite natural to do … Continue reading

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There Rows a Man… for Charity.

I sort of felt a sense of déjà vu on Saturday morning…  chasing after illusive boats on the canal. This time it was on the Grand Canal. This time it was only one boat… well, one man in his canoe. Why the … Continue reading

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An Update From Seamus…

Three weeks ago I had the privilege of meeting Seamus Mc Donnell at the 15th Lock on the Royal. I told you of the reason for Seamus’s paddle. Well, yesterday I met up with Seamus and Anne, his good lady, … Continue reading

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Chapter 1 Ends – Sarah Jane Rests

Aaha… almost weekend again! This weekend will be a time to catch up on some rest and even to finish off a few much neglected blog posts. I’ve been sitting on about 3 Grand Canal walk entries… no time to … Continue reading

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How Plans Change…

It was to be up down the Shannon… into the Royal and then on homeward bound. Yes… things developed rather quickly from the point where I left the first tentative hint of the likelihood of a breaking story. In my … Continue reading

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The Year that Leapt…

Yesterday morning’s stroll to the station was a first in so many ways… I don’t think I’ve ever walked to any station, anywhere, on the 29th of February. I have never done blog posts on the particular day… I wonder … Continue reading

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