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Celebrating the twentieth anniversary of being awarded first prize in the Clara Haskil International piano competition in Switzerland, Finghin Collins will perform piano sonatas by Mozart and Schubert and extracts from the Ros Tapestry Suite as part of a major tour of Ireland, including a performance at Roscommon Arts Centre on Friday, October 11.
Although some minds may be trained on what is happening in the Far East, at Advertiser Towers we are concentrating on what is happening across the Irish Sea as the Premier League moves into its seventh round of matches, and we know that you want to know our top three in the Advertiser Tribal League in association with Monroe's Tavern.
On St Patrick’s Day this year, two US army veterans, Ken Mayers and Tarak Kauff, aged 82 and 77 respectively, were arrested at Shannon Airport for protesting its continued use by the American military.
Corrib Travel is offering an exciting range of escorted tours around Europe and worldwide. Its fully escorted tours cover a variety of must-see destinations and feature essential sights and highlights. Why not join one of these fascinating trips offering the best in centrally located accommodation, top-class sightseeing, and delicious cuisine.
Crafting sumptuous servings inspired from far-flung destinations like Japan, China, and Thailand, The Dishes Asian Fusion Restaurant is Galway's newest member of the restaurant family. Having opened last Wednesday, July 18, The Dishes is a must visit especially for those with a palate for authentic Asian cuisine.
A great grandson of Galway's World War I fighter ace Major Robert Gregory, Robin Murray Brown, read WB Yeats' famous poem An Irish Airman Foresees His Death in Belfast last Sunday. St Anne's Cathedral was filled to capacity for a service to commemorate the centenary of the Royal Air Force (RAF), which succeeded the Royal Flying Corps in which Major Gregory flew. Major Gregory joined the war effort in 1916 and was awarded the Military Cross for gallantry. He was also awarded the Legion d’Honneur — France’s highest honour.
Doug Allan would make a dream dinner guest with his fund of stories from an eventful life. He has travelled all over the world, from the Andes to Africa and from the Antarctic to the Arctic. He is a wildlife cameraman and has had close encounters with whales, sharks, and polar bears. His screen credits include classic David Attenborough series like Blue Planet, Planet Earth, and Life in the Freezer. And finally, he is a compelling and charismatic speaker.
Claregalway Castle will host Ireland’s Specialist Nurseries (ISNA) and rare plant specialists at the Spring Garden Fair on Sunday April 3 from 11am to 6pm. A variety of informal practical talks and demonstrations on transforming your garden will be given by these gold medal winning nurseries from both Bloom and Hampton Court flower shows. Go along and get all your gardening questions answered and enjoy coffee and cakes in coffee shop.
Musgrave MarketPlace marked the launch of its new Foodservice Brochure with a special culinary event at the Breaffy House Hotel in Castlebar last week. The event consisted of a bespoke five course menu presented by the Musgrave MarketPlace chefs and featured speeches from Noel Keeley (Musgrave Wholesale Partners Managing Director), Clément Pavie, (Musgrave MarketPlace Business Development Chef), Jean Smullen (wine consultant) and John McGinnity, (Musgrave MarketPlace Meat Specialist).
FINGHIN COLLINS may declare himself "a musician first and then a pianist", but there is no doubting either his magnificent as a player, or his view of the piano being "a very complete instrument", as he will display in his upcoming Galway concert. Yet his love of, and interest in, other instruments, is genuine, particularly one that is somewhat under appreciated in classical music - the voice.