Updated: 2009-08-18 16:44:18
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By: Seamus Kealy 
O'Connell Street Protest

The crowds turned out in force to support the protest against
the re-opening of Sligo's O'Connell Street to traffic.
Over 2000 petition signatures were collected which are
being presented to Sligo Borough Council

Here are some photos by SligoToday.ie and Seamus Kealy

Seamus Kealy and Dermot Healy
Seamus Kealy and Dermot Healy
Seamie O'Dowd entertains
Seamie O'Dowd entertains
Samboeire
Samboeire
No pressure
No pressure
Acrobat time
Acrobat time
Getting the message across
Getting the message across
Family fun
Family fun
High Jinks!
High Jinks!
Expressing artistic form
Expressing artistic form
No Crows entertaing the music lovers
No Crows entertaing the music lovers

VOLUNTEERS: Aisling Ryan, Simon Hunt, Denise Rushe, Seamus Kealy, John Lambert and Cian Flynn were all helping out on the day
VOLUNTEERS: Aisling Ryan, Simon Hunt, Denise Rushe, Seamus Kealy, John Lambert and Cian Flynn were all helping out on the day
Time for a rest - It's hard work protesting!
Time for a rest - It's hard work protesting!
Geraldine Jordan and Caroline Jordan with toddlers Connie Cullen and Ellie-Rose White, all from Armagh were enjoying the day.
Geraldine Jordan and Caroline Jordan with toddlers Connie Cullen and Ellie-Rose White, all from Armagh were enjoying the day.
Soaking up the atmosphere
Soaking up the atmosphere
Outside Hargadons
Outside Hargadons
Relaxing
Relaxing
Jenny Moran and Tara Kennedy supporting the protest
Jenny Moran and Tara Kennedy supporting the protest