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,…

Kilkelly Kilmovee Magazine 2018

The 12th edition of Kilkelly / Kilmovee Parish Magazine is being prepared at this time. This year’s edition promises to be a great production and the Committee wishes to take this opportunity to thank all those who have contributed material for last year’s edition, for supporting the very successful launch at Ireland West Airport and…

Bike Week 2018

Bike Week is a celebration and promotion of all that’s great about bikes and cycling. Held over a week in June of each year. Activities for bike week will take place at Kilmovee Community Centre on Saturday, June 16th from 10.30 to 12 noon and at Kilkelly FRC from 12.30 to 2 pm. Cycling skills,…

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

Photos: First Cars & Coffee

The first Cars & Coffee morning was held today in Kilkelly, in the blazing sunshine. Held in aid of the building of the new community centre in Kilkelly, cars of all ages turned out for the first Cars & Coffee morning. In what is planned to be a monthly event (last Sunday of the month)…

Red Alert Weather Warning

A Status Red snow and ice warning has been put into effect for all counties with blizzard conditions expected from early on Thursday afternoon. The warning came into effect at 11pm Wednesday evening and will remain in place until 3pm on Friday. The storm is expected to spread northwards across the country from Thursday afternoon,…

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…