Ghosts in The Glens of Antrim

The Performers

Colum Sands

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Colum Sands is a singer songwriter and universal storyteller who draws on a long Irish tradition of poetic musicality to weave songs for the world.

Steve Lally is both an artist and storyteller. He has written and illustrated two books,” Down Folk Tales” and “Kildare Folk Tales’ and is determined to summon up high spirits around the Glens of Antrim this Halloween!

Feargal Lynn is a folk singer, musician, and storyteller born and reared in Cushendall, before emigrating to Glenariff. He plays guitar, tin whistle, and bodhran, and has contributed to radio, television, and storytelling festivals.


Errol Walsh is a native of Portstewart now living in Glenariff.. His lengthy music career as a singer songwriter has taken him all over the world and has just released “ Just Sayin…”,a new album with Ted Ponsonby



Liz Weir is a storyteller and writer with an international reputation who has chosen to make her home in the Glens of Antrim. She owns Ballyeamon Barn, a tourist hostel, welcoming people from all over the world.
Shonaleigh is. a drut’syla, a storyteller in the Jewish tradition, and she sees that tradition as very much alive. She has a repertoire of over three thousand stories which can be adapted as appropriate for the theme and audience with whom she is working.


Pat Ryan is a storyteller, writer and teacher who has been sharing stories for three decades. Originally from Illinois, he has made his home in London and tells traditional tales to people of all ages.