Barney Winters Angling Column


  It has been a quiet couple of months as far as Salmon Angling goes on the local rivers of the Foyle. The unsettled weather has seen water levels up and down and this has led to disappointing results. I must apologise for the lack of reports this last number of weeks, this has been […]


Don’t go to Silent Hill


Our heroine in this latest instalment of the gameturned- movie ‘Silent Hill gets a grim warning much like the above review title half an hour into the film; by the end she’ll wish that she’d listened.


A mighty weekend for the language


Cad é mar atá sibh an tseachtain seo, a chairde? How are you all this week, folks? Bhí an chéad oíche de shioc againn ansin. We had our first real frosty night there. It only takes the wan frosty night for ‘lucht na tubaiste’ the merchants of doom to come out and declare that this winter is going to be, an geimhreadh is fuaire le cuimhne na ndaoine, the coulest in living memory.


Choosing the correct trainers


Not that you may realise, but buying a pair of trainers which are right for you rather than ones you like the look of can be one of the most important things you do. Buying trainers which are not suited to you can lead to an array of problems and is one of the most common mistakes people make.


Reach for the Skyfall!


Daniel Craig’s third outing as the world’s most famous spy has opened in its usual October slot, and is probably the most anticipated yet. After the fabulous introduction to the ‘Blonde Bond’ in Casino Royale and the crushing critical disappointment of Quantum of Solace, every Bond fan was hoping for a return to form in Skyfall.


Oireachtas na Gaeilge agus Comhairliúchán Poiblí


Beidh Oireachtas na Gaeilge ag filleadh ar Leitir Ceanainn i bliana, ón Mháirt 30 Deireadh Fómhair go dtí an Domhnach 4 Samhain agus tá neart imeachtaí suimiúla, siamsúla agus spraíúla beartaithe don tseachtain agus formhór acu lonnaithe in Óstán Mount Errigal.