Welcome to Summerhill College,
Sligo, Class of 1972.
September 29, 2012 has been set as the day for the 40th reunion
for the class of 1972. The venue is the Glasshouse Hotel in Sligo (on the site
of the former Silver Swan Hotel).
For details on the reunion, click here.
As the first class to participate in "free education" in Ireland,
our class was the largest Summerhill had seen up until that time
with over 140 students graduating in 1972.
After traveling to Sligo in May, 2002 to celebrate a 30 year reunion of sorts, I
wanted to create a place where we could all revisit those great years when
Led Zeppelin was a new band and the only group Paul McCartney had been in was the Beatles.
The only drug that existed (at least as far as I could tell) was alcohol and we
spent the majority of our time "dossing." ("Walking around more or less
aimlessly" for those who are unfamiliar with the term) They were the best of
If you have any photos from these years or would like to post any messages. Please feel free to email them to me by clicking here. Enjoy!