Representatives of the tourism industry in Sligo and the Wild Atlantic Way visited Brussels, to
promote the designation of Sligo as European Volunteering Capital in 2017. Tourism interests, Fáilte Ireland, Tourism Ireland and MEP Marian Harkin worked together to create a well-attended
event in the European Parliament in Brussels. Pictured (l-r) are Máire McTighe, Yeats Society Sligo; Noelle Cawley, Fáilte Ireland; MEP Marian Harkin; HE Helena Nolan, Irish Ambassador to Belgium; David Twomey, Danielle Neyts and Bekah Molony, all Tourism Ireland; and Martin Enrigh
t, Yeats Society Sligo.