30/04/2017

Delphi Events Calendar May

Quite honestly, there’s a Festival for everything this month! Fancy being active?  How about the Leenane Walking Festival, the Annual Famine Walk, Tour de Connemara or Connemara Bog Week?  Looking for some music? There’s the annual and internationally […]

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12/04/2017

Three for Week 14

Well after what only can be described as a March more akin to normal as regards rainfall, April has returned to more settled weather like we experienced over the winter months. The only real exception to this was […]

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02/04/2017

March Finishes with a Family Affair

Well the year rolls on and we are now into April and two months of the fishing season have already passed. Catches picked up somewhat during March but this would be expected as historically it was always a […]

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31/03/2017

Delphi Events Calendar April

Traditional music festivals (Féile Cois Cuain and Clifden Trad Music Fest), marathons, challenges and walkS (Westport Easter Walking Festival Weekend, Cleasathon Inis Óirr, Rás Connemara, The Western Lakes and Atlantic Challenge and Connemara International Marathon), culture (Galway Theatre Festival or Cúirt International Festival […]

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28/03/2017

Changeable Times

To say our weather has been changeable since my last update would be a slight understatement. As usual Paddy’s Day was pretty normal, with almost 60mms of rain and a good wind off the Atlantic to go with […]

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15/03/2017

Good Run Continues

Our encouraging run of fish that started last Thursday the 9th has continued since my last update. Indeed at the time of writing the 5th fish had been landed but I was unaware of the fact. Yvonne had […]

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11/03/2017

Three in Two Days

Well after what can only be described as a slow February from a fishing viewpoint, we finally have a few fish running and this week we have had three in two days. Rudi Groener bagged our second fish […]

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27/02/2017

Delphi Events Calendar March

“Snowdrops and daffodils. Butterflies and bees. Sailboats and fishermen…” to quote lyrics from our 1970-Eurovision-winning entry; Spring has well-and-truly “sprung” here in the Delphi Valley and it’s GLORIOUS!  We’ve “all kinds of everything” going on this month, so […]

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11/02/2017

Bob Lands the First

Well we’re up and running here at Delphi since the 1st and Bob Hadden who was on a short visit from the US landed the 1st of the season yesterday. It was indeed well deserved as Bob is […]

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31/01/2017

Delphi Events Calendar February

We’re taking a relaxed attitude to 2017 with a position of “not overdoing it” until Spring.  But there’s always something going on for those of an uneasy disposition. A very pleasant mix of markets, arts festivals, comedy and […]

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