What is that?
A vintage tape echo machine from Dynacord.
Emmet Ó Briain writes:
I’m looking to get this beautiful piece of audio equipment restored.
If anyone knows (of) anyone in the UK or Ireland who repairs valve/vintage audio equipment (or knows someone who might know), let me know!
It powers on and the tape loop plays, just doesn’t amplify or echo…
Castlerock, County Derry.
Emergency Statutory Instrument with updated rules for child placements in foster homes signed off on August 21
Anne T writes:
Why would ‘normal foster care’ approvals be suspended? Why would the government be recommending a more ‘flexible approach’ to same. Genuinely confused. Is it a health thing? How does Covid-19 even factor into foster care in anyway?
SI 312: Child Care (Placement of Children in Foster Care) (Emergency Measures in the Public Interest – Covid-19) (Amendment) (No.1) Regulations 2020
Nurses at St James’s Hospital, Dublin last month
Above Dublin city centre.
Quite unusual, gauzy clouds overhead …Do any of your readers know what they are called and how they are caused?
The Seafront at Bray, County Wicklow by Erskine Nicol (1825-1904) with tower detail (above)
‘Bray Header’ writes:
Was there a Martello Tower on Bray seafront?
Online Collection (National Gallery of Ireland)