The top 10 things to do in Sligo this week:
Paul Deering Leonard Cohen has been asked to perform at Lissadell again.
Emma Gallagher THE latest album from singer songwriter Tommy Fleming hits shelves this Friday.
Both Ed Sheeran and Sam Smith have overtaken Coldplay in the race for biggest selling album 2014 in the UK, according to the Official Charts Company. Sheeran's chart-topping second album 'X', which hit number one in the US as well, is also the fastest selling album of the year in the UK so far. Pharrell Williams is the only non-UK act to make the top ten.
A Sligo artist has been shortlisted for the Hennessy Portrait Prize.
1 Open Mic
Yeats2015, the national and international celebration of WB Yeats, was launched in London last Thursday.
Getting a nine-time Grammy winner and artist with 35 million record sales to Sligo was no mean feat.
Lovers of Baroque music were in their element in Sligo this weekend.
Tubbercurry artist Sarah Lundy has been chosen to showcase her work in Cork.
We speak with Jim Lockhart of Horslips ahead of their first Sligo Live performance this month.
Just one of the talented acts performing at this year's Sligo Live festival is The Barr Brothers.
SHANE Filan announced to fans on Friday that he is playing the INEC Killarney at the end of the year.
Eleanor Kennedy TRIBUTES have been paid to late country music star, George Hamilton IV, who passed away late last week.
AFTER a two year silence, Sligo's Ahren-B is back with his second album "Evolve".
Eleanor Kennedy IT was a weekend of heritage, history and sunshine.
THERE is a range of exciting bands performing across three nights.
The widening works at Hughes Bridge have stopped for two weeks for the Christmas holidays.News
They say working in the garden, helping plants...News
A new solicitor was formally introduced in Sligo District Court on Thursday. Melvin Smyth, a solicitor with McDermott Creed and Martyn,...News
A county councillor has accused waste collection companies of using bye-laws as a "licence to print money" by...News
John (not his real name) has been living in the Ballytivnan Hostel for the past two months and before that for three months in Maryville,...News
It's said working in the garden can be very therapeutic.News
A young man before the court on a drug possession charge told Judge Kevin Kilrane that he was missing his appointments with his...News
Access to suitable, affordable accommodation in the...News
The local economy received a massive boost of €50m from the All Ireland Fleadh. A recent report from the organisers of the August...News
A 34-year-old man received a 10 month suspended sentence for biting a garda during a street brawl in Sligo.News