Tag Archives: CW Sellors

An 8 mile journey begins with the first 570 metres


  Eight miles of bunting! It sounds like a huge amount but just how far is that in Ashbourne terms. I had a look on a map and basically if you start at the office of the Ashbourne News Telegraph … Continue reading

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Try Ashbourne First for Father’s Day


Seeking inspiration for the special gift for ~Father’s Day (16th June)? Here’s a showcase of the variety Ashbourne has to offer. Another reason to Try Ashbourne First 1. Bennett’s On the top floor at the Bennett’s store are a couple … Continue reading

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TryAshbourneOnlineSecond – #ashbourne on the world stage


So far TryAshbourneFirst has been about Ashbourne’s High Street. I’ve also written many times about Ashbourne’s markets and their importance to the town. In a week when Carry Somers is spreading the work about Pachacuti at the Chelsea Flower Show … Continue reading

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Pancakes are for sissies; try an Ashbourne Shrovetide


The event of the year is almost upon us. Ashbourne Shrovetide seems to be having something of a resurgence at the moment – maybe fuelled by more extensive media coverage, some controversies both on and off the field, and the … Continue reading

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