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26 May, 2014
by Cara T Daly
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Bloom – Five Stands to Visit if You’re Thinking about Studying Horticulture

bloom 2014

It’s that time of year again! The summer has crept up on us and for all the gardeners, the beginning of the summer is aptly marked by Bloom, Ireland’s largest Garden Festival, now in its 8th year. Running on the June bank holiday weekend from Thursday to Monday, it’s an excellent opportunity to see what is happening in the world of horticulture on our little green Island.

It’s also a fantastic opportunity to meet other like minded folk. You might even bump into some of the Sodshow team; please do say hello if you see us, we’re a very approachable bunch!

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29 April, 2014
by Admin
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Spirit of folk Festival 2014

peter donegan, spirit of folk

A music festival on The Sodshow ?  You might say we are pushing the boundaries a little. A little, maybe. But we’re not.

For the last 3 years, Ireland’s loveliest festival has had a lovely association with The Sodshow. We had ‘em on the show year 1. We interviewed experimental archaelogist Brendan O’Neill and discussed homeopathic gardening there – to name but a few. Even our very own Peter Donegan spoke about gardens there. The list literally is endless. Ever asked a viking about rolled barley and the historical uses of willow ? Brian Greene did.

The difference ? Afterwards we had a can of beer and listened to some music. And when I say you do not want to miss this gig, if only as a lover of the great outdoors….. I and we genuinely mean it. The Sodshow will be there.

The Spirit of Folk Festival is on the return for 2014 and the ever loverly Natasha Duffy has been in touch…… (more…)