The 5th and last of five Regional Consultative Atlantic Forum Workshops (Horta, Brest, Bilbao, Cardiff) will be held in University College Cork from the 4th to the 5th of March - The Workshop will input to the definition of the European Union Strategy for the Atlantic Action Plan .
Blue growth and creating sustainable jobs are at the heart of the Atlantic Action Plan, which will focus on harnessing the enormous untapped economic potential of Atlantic coasts, seas and oceans.
In our Competition last week - we asked you to name the publisher of Hugh Oram’s beautifully illustrated book on “Old Achill Island” and all of you answered correctly that it was Stenlake Publishing – copies of “Old Achill Island” are wending their way to the following who were drawn from the Seascapes hat…..
* Margaret Lydon , Tourmakeady , Co Mayo
* Tom Sheridan in Terenure in Dublin
* Marie Murphy , Liverpool
* John Dingle in Athlone Co Westmeath