Adrian is a passionate and energetic historian and general tour guide who was born and bred in Sligo. He studied Archaeology and Classical Studies at the National University of Ireland, Galway (NUIG) where he developed a strong interest in the broad spheres of early Greek and Roman history, society, mythology and architecture.
In the last few years, he has devoted a great deal of time to local and national Irish folklore and history. He has four years of experience in public and private tour guiding in Sligo town for organisations such as Failte Ireland, Sea Trails and Wild West Irish Tours. He is the founder of the successful Sligo Heritage and History Club (over 12k members), which aims to recover and revive local and national history through storytelling, discussions, image recovery, online blogs and monthly events.
The club has had several successful events which gathered top researchers, academics and local knowledge experts to discourse on various fruitful history topics.