Shanore News

Musings, ramblings and thought provoking articles from our team of talented writers - all views expressed are their own!

Has a Pint of Plain Always Been Our Only Man?

Brian O’Nolan (aka Flann O’Brien) declared the pint of plain as your only man in his famous verse The Workman’s Friend, which is in his 1939 novel At Swim Two Birds.  And the classic pint of Guinness has long been iconic. The Guinness Storehouse at St. James’s Gate on the quays of the River Liffey […]

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Kilkenny Arts Festival- Still On!

If you’re looking for an exciting event in the south east of Ireland, try the Kilkenny Arts Festival. The 40-year-old event is host to artists from around the globe. Brought together in Kilkenny’s medieval backdrop, it is the perfect summer attraction for exhibits held in ancient buildings and gardens. Coming to this year’s event are […]

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Trinity Wedding Bands

Wedding bands are highly personalized pieces picked by those who purchase them. We here at Shanore have created several bands with the triquetra, or trinity knot, already etched somewhere on the band. This means that in addition to whichever stone and metal you pick, you will also have another distinct element embedded in the ring […]

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