Eoin Butler: writer, journalist and Mayoman of the Year

Tripping Along The Ledge

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Published: Irish Times, May 22 2010

One Day It Will Please Us to Remember Even This

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THE GALWAY BAY HOTEL in Salthill has never seen anything like it. It’s seven o’clock on a Friday morning and about 120 people are packed into the downstairs bar. The Ian Dempsey Breakfast Show is in town and receiving a very vocal welcome from an audience of dedicated fans. They’ve scoffed their complimentary bacon butties, sipped their cups of tea and coffee and they’re ready to be entertained. Read the rest of this entry »