Entries by LookWest.ie

Cairde Sligo Arts Festival Returns From July 6 – 13 2019

Following on from a sun-drenched crowd-filled event in 2018, the Festival returns this summer to host a stellar lineup of Irish and international musicians, artists and performers in a range of unique and surprising venues and locations across County Sligo. Commenting on this year’s Festival, event director Tara McGowan said: “The Festival has been on […]

First Online Autonomous Vehicles Course Launched by IT Sligo

The first online course aimed at the Autonomous Vehicles industry was officially launched by the Minister of Higher Education, Mary Mitchell O’Connor TD on Friday 11th of January at IT Sligo. This innovative new part-time Masters of Engineering programme brings together interdisciplinary concepts such as computer vision, artificial intelligence, vehicle dynamics and advanced sensor systems to […]

Meet The Overstock Team in Sligo: David Kenny, Director of Software Development and Site lead Ireland

David Kenny – Director of Software Development and Site lead Ireland ‘Career progression’ is important to David Kenny, Overstock’s Director of Software Development and Site lead Ireland. For him, that’s what a technologist gets when he or she joins Overstock a technology company brimming with opportunity. “We want to attract people who are looking for high-quality […]

FREED Project Funding Platform Launch

SMEs in the energy sector, Investors and Enterprise Agencies have a new way to connect and collaborate today. A new platform called FREED Service has been launched online and can be access via this link: https://www.freedproject.eu/. The FREED Service is the outcome of a 3 year Project called FREED, (Funding Resources in Energy Enterprise Development) […]

Do it your own way… America Village launches Apothecary Gift Boxes

America Village Apothecary, in Galway’s westend, make unique syrups, elixirs, tinctures and bitters for creating craft beverages or to cook with food is launching a create your own drinks kit range. Their terroir Gin with their Connemara Botanical Blend and Bitters Gift Boxes launched in November, so you can bring your taste buds to life and reinvent […]

Top 13 Adventure Things to do in the West for Christmas & New Year’s

With all the giving and getting, spending and consuming, it can be very easy to get a little overwhelmed and frazzled at this time of year. Our solution is to get outdoors into this stunning place we call home and give the best gift you can give to friends, family, those in need; your time. […]

Top 10 Things to do in the West of Ireland before Christmas

Twinkling lights, frosty winter air and festive cheer around every corner – welcome to Christmas in the West. The most wonderful time of the year? We think so! Think bustling streets filled with festive shoppers, hot drinks enjoyed in front of a roaring turf fire and carol singers belting out your favourite Christmas tunes. Check […]