And Very Briefly...

 

SAMHLAIOCHT Chiarrai - Kerry Arts Festival takes place this weekend, with a monster parade on Saturday in Tralee starting at 1.30 p.m. as well as theatre, film, craft and photography workshops, and a barn dance next Tuesday night in Anascaul. Tel: 066-29934... On Monday at 8 p.m. Frankie Gavin will be presented with the AIB Traditional Music Award at the Town Hall Theatre in Galway. There will be a concert afterwards with Frankie and the other members of De Dannan and singer Tommy Fleming.