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BLOOMSDAY 16th.TH JUNE
BLOOMSDAY 16th.TH JUNE

BLOOMSDAY Today is Bloomsday 16th.June The Broadford connection Around the year 1900 James Joyce became very friendly with the Sheehy family in Dublin whilst attending parties at their house in Belvedere Place. The Sheehy family were originally from here in Broadford...

TREES IN THE IRISH COUNTRYSIDE at GLENVIEW LODGE
TREES IN THE IRISH COUNTRYSIDE at GLENVIEW LODGE

HAWTHORN Great to see this beautiful hawthorn tree in full bloom on one of the hedgerows at Glenview Lodge. They are also in bloom all over West Limerick at the moment. The trees can be seen in many of the walking trails around Broadford. Beautiful Irish countryside....

THE CUCKOO HAS JUST BEEN HEARD IN BROADFORD
THE CUCKOO HAS JUST BEEN HEARD IN BROADFORD

Enjoy the wild open countryside around Broadford and listen for the sound of the Cuckoo. ‘The cuckoo comes in April, she sings her song in May, in leafy June she changes her tune and in August she flies away’ The male’s familiar call is heard more often than the bird...