Photographs from the Dublin Festival of Fools 2009

Here’s some a selection of my photographs from the Dublin Festival of Fools 2009’s Walking Tour of Places of No Historical Interest, hosted by the lovely Alice Mary and Jennifer.

Anecdotes, absurdities and anomalies… a guided amble through the ticklish underbelly of Dublin’s city centre – chatting about just some of its implausible truths, delightful fictions, pass-remarkable characters and Notable Pranks.

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Writer, photographer, environmental campaigner and "known troublemaker" Dave Walsh is the founder of, described both as "possibly the most arrogant and depraved website to be found either side of the majestic Shannon River", and "the nicest website circulating in Ireland". Half Irishman, half-bicycle. He lives in southern Irish city of Barcelona.