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15 of the most WTF things that have ever happened in Sligo


1. When this mannequin was proudly on display

Why, Santa?

2. And when this was a legitimate race planned for the beach

3. When this hat got stuck up a tree in Carney

sligohat Source: Meanwhile in Ireland Facebook


4. When Lidl was offering quite an interesting deal

Source: Paul O'Hara/Twitter

5. And this hardware store jumped on the bandwagon too

133557-image1439901350 Source: John O'Neill

6. When Postman Pat himself joined in on the fleadh session

7. And the election threw up the most WTF typo in Sligo’s history

baker Source: @JackWhite24

8. There were these lads going to great lengths to maintain safety

9. And this cone was keeping order on the roads, too

coneon Source: Spotted: Sligo Facebook

10. This sign implies there is only one pigeon outside Tesco to feed


11. When the local chipper was giving out serious advice with its grub

Nobody knows why.

12. Then there was the most WTF headline of all time

changed Source: Spotted: Sligo Facebook

13. And the Sligo shop owner who channeled Conor McGregor for this bonkers ad

Source: ej menswear/YouTube


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14. When an actual donkey showed up for the nativity play

15. And finally… this absolutely perfectly Sligo paint job on the road


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