Notice from Ballina Garda Station

Please share this notice with family members who may not have access to Kilmovee Info or Social Media An alert has been issued in the towns of Ballina and Killala in respect of two men, travelling in a white van, claiming to be Irish Water employees and seeking entry to private dwellings ‘to check pipes…

Mayo Cycle League to Pass Through Kilmovee

Why not come out & see some of the top riders in Mayo are Ballaghaderreen are set to stage round 4 of the Mayo League Wednesday evening. Riders will leave Ballaghaderreen in 4 groups based on ability with the idea each group catches the group ahead. The real racing starts when the groups catch each…

Kilmovee 10k 2017 – Traffic Disruption

Every effort will be made to ensure traffic disruption is kept to a minimum but there will be rolling road closures in the vicinity of Kilmovee on Saturday 15th April between 12.30pm – 3pm. If you are planning to pass through the village using the R325 or other roads in surrounding area between the times…

Photos: Duffy Reunion 2017

I was privileged to be asked to take a few photos at the Duffys (Magheraboy) reunion in Kilmovee on Saturday 1st April. After Mass the family members gathered in the Thatch Cottage for tea/coffee, a chat & family photo. Before heading on a tour of areas that hold a special place in the family history…

Notice from Swinford Garda Station

Please share and pass on to anyone who may not have access to Kilmovee Info this notice from Swinford Garda Station. People dressed as Guards are calling to elderly people asking if their valuables are locked up – these are not members of An Garda Siochana and should not be let in. Please report any…

Photos: Kilmovee By Drone

Photography has come a long way since the first successful picture was captured in the 1820’s. In the mid-1820s, Nicéphore Niépce succeeded in taking the first ‘photograph’, but several days of exposure in the camera were required and the earliest results were very crude. Niépce’s associate Louis Daguerre went on to develop the daguerreotype process,…