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   SligoZone.net   was nine years on the web in 2006 and while my site always had very respectable viewing figures the attention and publicity last year, resulted in massive site hits, peaking at 76,717 hits recorded during the 24hrs.
of 27th. March 2006.
Damien Mulley
The first indication I had of unusually high hits was when bloggers, including: Cork-based Damien Mulley, Belfast-based Jett Loe and Blogorrah.com started picking up on my site.
Jet Loe

Then Podge & Rodge, TV, National radio, newspapers and interviews. And finally, local newspapers and radio.

County Sligo, of course, received huge positive exposure and the rest, as they say, was my 15 minutes of fame!



CLICK To ENLARGEA special delight for me was to be
interviewed by local Ocean FM's
Gerry Farry live on his
NorthWest Today Show
Produced by Margaret Carr Flynn, the informative Show attracts a huge listenership throughout the North West region and is on air
Monday to Friday, 9am to 11 on Ocean FM 102.5

Interview Sound File


CLICK for WEBSITE For the second year running, the major German educational company Cornelsen Publishing, requested and was granted permission by me to use a SligoZone pic.
of Lough Gill to feature alongside W.B. Yeats' poem 'Lake Isle of Innisfree' in their English literature "New Context"
schoolbook used in German secondary schools, Leaving Cert year.



The genial voice of Paul Claffey is very familar to Sligo folk. The friendly voice of North West Radio was broadcast throughout the Region over the several years N.W.R. held the broadcasting franchise for the area.
I was interview live by Paul on his popular
Mid Morning Show which goes out Monday to Friday from 11.00am to 1.00pm. on Mid West Radio.

Interview Sound File



CLICK for WEBSITE The Teaching Company was granted permission by me to use a SligoZone pic.
in conjunction with a WB Yeats' DVD lecture, Western Literary Tradition, 2nd Edition.

The U.S. based Teaching Company brings engaging professors into your home or car through courses on DVD, audio CD, and other formats. Since 1990, great teachers from the Ivy League, Stanford,
Georgetown, and other leading colleges and universities
have crafted over 200 courses for lifelong learners like you.
It's the real adventure of learning!



I was thrilled to be interviewed by
DJ Dave Fanning live on his
Dave Fanning Show
Dave's popular Show is broadcast on RTE2 FM

Interview Sound File



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