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Originally from Sligo Town (or should that be 'Sligo City'?) but now living in County Sligo. Always happy to hear from anyone with anything of interest to say here.

Pictures of the Day[edit]

Commons picture of the day
Kaliningrad 05-2017 img74 new stadium.jpgAerial photo of Kaliningrad Stadium during construction in May 2017. Kaliningrad, Russia.Click the image for more information

My Pages[edit]

These are my sub-pages.

The following are links to pages I may want to get access to quickly.

  • Wikipedia:Template_messages/User_talk_namespace
  • Template: Cite book (for citing references to books)
    • {{cite book |last= |first= |authorlink= |coauthors= |editor= |others= |title= |origdate= |origyear= |origmonth= |url= |format= |accessdate= |accessyear= |accessmonth= |edition= |series= |date= |year= |month= |publisher= |location= |language= |isbn= |oclc= |doi= |id= |pages= |chapter= |chapterurl= |quote=}}
  • Template: Cite web (for citing references to websites)
    • {{cite web |url= |title= |accessdate= |accessmonthday= |accessdaymonth= |accessyear= |author= |last= |first= |authorlink= |coauthors= |date= |year= |month= |format= |work= |publisher= |pages= |language= |doi= |archiveurl= |archivedate= |quote= }}
  • Template: Cite news (for citing references to newspapers)
    • {{cite news |first= |last= |authorlink= |author= |coauthors= |title= |url= |format= |work= |publisher= |location= |id= |pages= |page= |date= |accessdate=2008-03-05 |language= |quote= |archiveurl= |archivedate= }}

Userboxes & Edits[edit]

amn't This user considers amn't a perfectly logical alternative to aren’t in the first person singular.
... in. Ending a sentence with a preposition is something up with which this user will not put.
Regarding gender, this user will use the vernacular, not what is politically correct.
This user thinks that too many people have no idea how to use words that they should have learned in grade two.
whom This user insists upon using whom wherever it is called for, and fixes the errors of whomever he sees.
This user thinks that there are too many people who don’t know that they're worse than their own children at spelling!
This user thinks that if your grammar is incorrect, then you’re in need of help.
.  The This user puts two spaces after a period.
A, B and C This user prefers not to use the serial comma.
its & it’s This user understands the difference between its and it’s. So should you.
It’s really not that hard to use each word in its proper manner.
’s Thi's user know's that not every word that end's with s need's an apostrophe and will remove misused apostrophe's from Wikipedia with extreme prejudice.
vn-1 This user page has been vandalized once.
This user supports The Bit O'Red
The Venerable Bede translates John 1902.jpg The.Q is interested in his local history.

Ireland This user is Irish and
lives in Ireland.
Republic of Ireland This user is a citizen of Ireland
M This user is a muggle.
Dad This user is a father and proud of it!
This Wikipedian was born on 12 November 1970 and is 47 years, 7 months, and 10 days old.
This user is polite and expects others to act accordingly.
en This user is a native speaker of the English language.
ga-2 Tá leibhéal meánach na Gaeilge ag an úsáideoir seo.
IE This user uses Irish English.
This user himself he thinks that Hiberno-English is just grand.
right-minded This user believes that only left-handed users are in their right minds.
ANAL 5 This user is incredibly stringent with professional grammar.
Wikipedia-logo.png This user has been a member of Wikipedia since 28 Feb 2006.
Noia 64 apps karm.svg This user has been on Wikipedia for 0 days.
Nuvola apps kpdf.png 430+ This user has over 430 pages on his watchlist.
"…"? This user thinks "British punctuation is best for quotation marks". Do you?
Wikipedia-logo-v2.svg This user spends WAY too much time on Wikipedia and really needs to get off the computer... after one more edit.
Firefox This user prefers Mozilla Firefox.
National entities of the british isles.png This user is not British, but shares a common heritage and respects a parity of esteem between the many people of "these islands".
Ireland Éireannach
This user is Irish
Wikipedia Vicipéid
Oibrím ar ailt sa Vicipéid Ghaeilge.

I support the Irish language Wikipedia with my contributions.

Here are some of the articles I have created, edited or in which I am otherwise interested:


Sligo related[edit]

Music related[edit]

Other Ireland related[edit]

Other Miscellaneous[edit]

Wikipedia pages[edit]