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Smokehouse owners rise from the ashes

Gillian Nelis

Managing Editor

@gnelis
26th April, 2015
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It’s now 15 months since Graham and Saoirse Roberts, owners of the Connemara Smokehouse in Ballyconneely, saw their home and business almost destroyed by a storm.

The couple, who live beside the Smokehouse with their four children (pictured above), had to cease production for two months, leading to problems for the whole of last year.

“It had a huge knock-on effect right up until Christmas,” says Graham Roberts. “We had orders coming in that...

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