Photos: Urlaur Pattern 2018 – Part Two

There was music, song, dance, the Micheal McDermott Cup, athletics and the Dominic Henry Memorial Cup and so much more… #UrlaurPattern Brendan Magee & Eugene Cunningham kept everyone entertained on the main stage, along with a host of entertainers including the Battle of the Bands and Sean Óg I headed over to the fun athletics and…

Photos: Urlaur Pattern 2018 – Part One

All the rain disappeared… Mass was celebrated in Urlaur Abbey by Fr. James McDonagh to mark the start of the 4th of August Urlaur Pattern, this was followed by music at the Abbey. I tried something different today and streamed 2 Facebook Live sessions… Here is one and the other will be in part 2 of…

Kilkelly Festival – 2018

The 2018 Kilkelly festival takes place this August Bank Holiday Weekend with events for the whole family. Kilkelly / Kilmovee Magazine will be announcing the winner of their ‘Come Home’ Competiton, Mayo TV will also be there too. There will be a 5K walk and Tractor Run on Sunday 5th in aid of Pieta house…

Urlaur Pattern 2018 – Line Up

This August 4th see the annual Urlaur Pattern take place features this year include: MASS IN THE ABBEY at 1.00 pm. There will be “Tunes by the Lakeside” after Mass with The Devaney Family and Fr. James McDonagh. Music By Brendan Magee and Eugene Cunningham from 2-5pm. There will follow music by Seán Óg from…

Walk While You Can

Fr Tony Coote, a Dublin priest who has been diagnosed with Motor Neurone Disease is undertaking a walk the length of Ireland from Letterkenny to Ballydehob (July 10th-August 6th). He will pass through our parish and visit KILKELLY on 17th July at 4.15pm approx. A welcome is being planned for him and his travelling companions.…

Ladies Maxi Night Fundraiser

A night out with a difference- Maxi Night Fundraiser for your own chosen charity/club/cause. Ladies, please join Irene Cafferky and friends for a great night’s fun while we raise money for your charity/cause. There are two requirements: We request that you join us (with a few of your friends) on the night in a dress,…

Castlerea Gardai Issue Warning

Message from Castlerea District Community Policing Unit; We are asking the public to be aware of Bogus house callers. Please Share the following message… There are people pro-porting to be furniture dealers and calling to houses in an effort to sell their products. These people sometimes use aggressive sales tactics and will often call to…

Urlaur Lake Blighted with Litter

The picturesque Urlaur Abbey & Lake were left in a disgusting state yesterday. Litter louts left the shoreline of Urlaur Lake littered and in a highly unacceptable way yesterday, we all like to relax and enjoy the heatwave but it is important that you clear up after yourselves. It shouldn’t come down to residents or…

Funding Approved For New Community Centre in Kilkelly

MINISTER Michael Ring has approved LEADER funding of €281,445 to support the development of a new community centre in Kilkelly. Kilkelly & District Development Company Ltd. has been allocated €281,445 for a facility that will meet the social and leisure needs of the community while also providing a venue for basic community services. The centre…