Summer Water Safety

In light of the tragedy in Ennis (Co. Clare) yesterday of the sad drowning of 2 teenagers, I thought it would be a good time to remind our young people about some water safety as the schools start to close ahead of the summer break. If you’re heading to the Urlaur Lake for a swim,…

Darkness Into Light – 2018

Darkness into Light Walk takes place on Saturday, May l2th at 4.l5 am Starting at St. Nathy’s College Sports Hall. Registration must be completed online (www.darknessintolight.ie) in advance of the event this year .Register by May 4th to receive a T-Shirt

Weather Warning – Extreme Cold

Temperatures across Ireland will be five to 10 degrees lower than normal with significant wind chill and “persistent bands of snow” starting from mid-week. Snowfall will largely affect the eastern part of Ireland on Tuesday but will become much more widespread from Wednesday with significant and disruptive accumulations. Met Eireann has issued a stark update to…

Gardaí Warning About New Phone Scam

Gardaí are warning the public to be vigilant of scams trying to obtain your bank details, and reminding people that banks will never telephone or email customers to send or provide personal details. A number of “vishing” cases have been brought to the Gardaí’s attention in the past few weeks, In one case reported to Gardaí, the…

Nicolas Regan Memorial Shoot

A record crowd gathered today in Culcastle for the annual Nicolas Regan Memorial Shoot. Weather conditions were perfect and the large crowd enjoyed the surprise delivery of hot food sponsored by Brian & Martina Duffy (Duffy’s Bar Kilmovee) Local man John Grady was the outright winner of the Nicholas Regan Memorial Cup. A shootoff took…

Update From Santa Claus

Kilmovee Info is pleased to announce that we have had an update from Santa this evening. Bernard is Santa’s Chief Elf and has given us a short interview this evening, he told us the estimated time of arrival in Kilmovee this year, along with some advice and news. “Santa hopes to be delivering presents to…

Santa Visits Kilmovee

Saturday evening a special man made an appearance in Kilmovee with a scheduled stop to one of his favourite places. Santa without his reindeer made a special call to Coleman Cogan for Colemans team of Horses to help with Crimbo & get the Kids in Kilmovee to meet the big man to make sure everyone…

Snow & Ice Weather Warning Issued

A snow-ice warning has been issued for the whole of Ireland. Met Eireann issued the status yellow caution on Wednesday, which is in place from 4 pm Today (Thursday, December 7) until 4 pm Friday, December 8. Scattered snow showers are forecast to occur later on Thursday, Thursday night and into Friday. Met Eireann advised that…

Dept. of Education Advises Schools To Close

Schools advised to close following Met Éireann’s status red warning as Storm #Ophelia approaches and batters the West. Following a special meeting of the Government Task Force on Emergency Planning in response to the imminent Storm Ophelia, the Department of Education and Skills is now informing all schools in areas affected by Met Éireann’s status red…