Tag Archives: M50

Let’s Go Walking!

Right from my early days of WordPressing, I’ve had walking as both a category and a tag. Because, just because. I noticed Ailsa’s challenge for the week with glee and thus the idea for a few walking posts took a … Continue reading

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Transport…

I was in the process of putting together another post for today when Ailsa’s weekly travel theme arrived. Transport. Sorry… I pushed the other post away and jumped at this challenge. Just a few seconds for me to recall all … Continue reading

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Narrow… as in Narrow Boat

It’s been a while since I last featured boats and canals. So… my first thought when this week’s challenge arrived was narrowboat or narrow boat, whichever you feel like choosing! I’m not gonna tell you about the history but basically … Continue reading

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Dublin Alphabet – R is for the Royal Canal

So… why have I chosen the Royal Canal? I mean… it’s not exclusively only restricted to Dublin. It begins on the River Liffey, not far from the Dublin Port, and winds its way across Leinster all the way to the … Continue reading

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Four Down… Part Two

OK… let’s get back to year two of the blog. The day I completed year one I mentioned to the good lady that that’s me… challenge completed. Done! As is her inimitable way… she simply suggested that I could be … Continue reading

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Juxtaposition – WPhotC

This week Michelle invites us to throw strange bedfellows together. I looked through a few galleries for a good photo (or two) to use and you know what? There are so many that I’ll simply have to do a gallery… … Continue reading

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There Once was a Man…

There once was a man who needed a plan Up and down the station platform he ran That’s how our commute into town began   The man, you see, was paid to drive To Dublin he pledged to take us alive … Continue reading

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Life on the M50 Roundabout…

I am wondering when I’ll have the privilege of again seeing some of the sights I witnessed last Monday. The grim weather of the preceding days relented and gave us quite a special treat for the day. When last have … Continue reading

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