Killybegs Carpets and Fishing Centre

A tour of Killybegs Carpets led by locals Tony O’Callaghan and Patricia Faherty who tell the story of how these prestigiousfloor coverings are made My mother often told me how…

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The Pride of Arklow Town

It seemed I was not alone in my thoughts of shipwrecks! About 10 minutes after we lifted anchor, the rescue helicopter came on a low sweep overhead. I waved up in a saluting fashion as opposed to a frantic distressed wave, and off they went towards Arklow, only to come back again for another low pass. I could see their faces! I guess someone must have thought we were in trouble and called them.

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