Carolan Brothers, Pat Byrne and Saoirse at the Droichead Arts Centre
THERE are quite a few top gigs listed for this summer around Drogheda, including a classic one at the Droichead Arts Centre on Saturday July 14. The exceptional Carolan brothers, Gene, Stephen and James will perform live with former Voice of Ireland winner Pat Byrne and local soul and pop artist Saoirse.
Boomrang geared up for camps
Boomerang staff are all geared up for a summer of fun as they eagerly await your arrival to their exciting summer camps.
16 -20th July; Creative Art, 12.30-3.00pm. 23 -27th July; Taste Buds 12.30-3.00pm. 30th July – 3rd August; Get Active, 12.30-3.00pm, 7 -10th August; Bit & Pieces, 3.00-5.00pm
For information on any or all of the summer camps please call 041 9839916 or contact facebook @ Boomerang Centre &
Café. If you are aged 10 – 18 years of age then Boomerang is the place to be this summer.
Coscan on stage
AUGUST 19 at the TLT will see an evening displaying an array of local talent from the Leinster area, with headline act of the night Coscan, featuring Liam Bridgeman, Tune Raiders, Katie & Aoife Lynch and many more.
Tickets on sale now at €20 for the event.
Round the head swim
The Round the Head Swim takes place from Clogherhead Lifeboat Station on July 14th next.
Clogherhead provides swimmers with an opportunity to be very close to nature and see at close quarters the geographical features like Redman’s Cave as you circumnavigate the head.
During the swim there will be a number of boats, kayakers, paddle boarders and members of the local Coastguard on duty.
The water temp is likely to be between 12 C and 14 C. All candidates should have swan in similar conditions and swam at least 1.5 K in the open water within the previous 3 months.
Junior swimmers, under 16 years old, must have a parent or guardian sign on their behalf. The organising committee have the final say in participants entry to the event.
Betty Clinton pictured with some of the children who took part in Betty Clinton School of Speech & Drama awards cermony in the Old Courthouse Duleek.