Another Way of Life….

Ever wondered what it would be like to just up sticks and head off to experience another counrty and another culture ? A family who last week headed off to Calcutta, India, have launched an online blog of their “adventures”. Now, before you all cry “what’s this a blog of the week feature ?”, Nope, the family in question is that of a local lass ! Keep up to date with their four month adventure here Irish family Calcutta.

Sad News

We’re sad to report that Peter Tomelty, who served on the Portaferry Gala Committee for many of it’s 40 years, has passed away. For visitors and townsfolk alike, Peter was synonumous with Portaferry and our annual festival.

Our thoughts and sympathy go out to his family.