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Thursday 18 July 2019

Entertaining Sligo 

The iYeats International Poetry Competition 2019 closing date is coming soon. Hosted by Hawk's Well Theatre since 2009, the annual event has won a prestigious reputation for the calibre of both entrants, and judges. The competition is open to all those who are sixteen years of age and upwards, with an award of €500 for the winner of the General Category, and €300 is awarded to the winner of the Emerging Category for those aged between 16-25 years of age. Launched a decade ago, the poetry competition was initiated by the...

Perfect ten 

1 The way we were: Hawk's Well Theatre is once again delving back into Sligo's past, as its popular The Way We Were event returns. Celebrating Sligo history and providing an insight into the lives of the men and women that came before, it's is a captivating and insightful evening. Taking place on Wednesday at 7.30pm, the night features a variety of speakers who will transport you back in time! There will also be an opportunity to talk about tracing family history with County Sligo Heritage and Genealogy Centre before the talks.

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