We have bee contacted by Lisa O'Donovan of West Lodge Hotel Bantry informing us of the Redfest 'An Slua Rua' Festival. Details are as follows:-
Bantry Redfest ‘An Slua Rua’ 2018 Join us for The Bantry Redfest, a weekend of fun and entertainment celebrating the rarest hair colour in the world. We invite all people of redhead and non-redhead origins to The Bantry Redfest ‘An Slua Rua’. The Westlodge Hotel and Leisure Centre is situated in the market town of Bantry, overlooking the eternally beautiful Bantry Bay on The Wild Atlantic Way. Join us June Bank Holiday weekend 2018 and watch ‘Bantry Go Red’. Red hair is the rarest hair colour in the world, and of the world’s population only 0.6% are blessed with red hair, Irish people more so with 10% of the Irish population freckled and flame haired. Fun-filled weekend of activities and events promoting the joy of being of redhead origins. A strong line-up has been organised with The Kilkenny’s Live on Friday night, with Red Karaoke in Hannie Murphy’s, and Mr.Music for a late night gig. Saturday kicks off with The Red Olympic games, a series of games and team challenges where teams will battle it out to become Olympic champions. An outdoor movie, and Club Rua. We are holding a family fun day on the Sunday, with Bagatelle live. Derek Ryan finishes off the weekend on Monday. The weekend is in partnership with Cork County Council, Fáilte Ireland, Pure Cork, The Irish Cancer Society and Cork’s Redfm. All welcome to a weekend jammed packed with celebrating everything to do with having red hair.
Campervan parking available on-site for only €10 per night, please contact 027-50360 or email@example.com for more information
Changes to Speed Limits in France.
As and from the 1st July 2018 new speed limets will come into force in France.
A brief description is as follows:-
In built up areas 30 km/h will apply.
Other Roads 80 km/h.
Urban Motorways or Dual Carriageway with central reservation 110 km/h. In rain or other precipitation 100 km/h.
Motorways 130 km/h. In rain or other precipitation 110 km/h.
In visibility less than 50m the above speeds are reduced to 50 km/h.
Interested to start camping using Tents or Caravans ??.
We have been contacted by Will from "Wonderful Wellies" about their website which is packed with very useful information and tips about Camping. Our younger members might be interested in this as it should help them avoide making the mistakes of beginners.
It can be contacted by clicking on the link below:-
We have been contacted by a new site which is primarily a luxury “Pod Park” located in Drimoleague, West Cork. It has five to six pitches for motorhomes and space for Tents. Due to its size Caravans are welcome during low season. Booking is advisable. An ideal site for walking tours and as a touring base. It has lots of other facilities.
Had contact from Bill Blair of “Power Drive Golf Batteries Ltd.” advising us that they now have a large stock of wet and gel batteries suitable for the Leisure Industry (including Motorhomes), Car, Commercial, Mobility Vehicles, Motorcycles, Security Industry and Garden Ride-on Mowers .
You can visit their web site at: www.powerdrivegolfbatteries.com or contact Bill at 086-0768979.
Power Drive Golf Batteries Ltd. are located in Abbeyfeale, Co. Limerick.