Photos: Urlaur Pattern 2019

Sadly, for once Met Eireann got it right for once – The Yellow weather warning for rain happened… But we’re hardy bucks here in the Parish of Kilmovee and the slightly reduced Urlaur Pattern 2019 went ahead almost as planned. The bouncy castles were sent home, the highly popular sports event and soccer did fall…

St. Joseph’s Church Urlaur 50th Anniversary

As part of the 50th-anniversary celebration of St. Joseph’s church (Urlaur) the committee are looking for articles and photos for a special anniversary book. You can write an article, tell us a memory you associate with Urlaur church and photos from celebrations at Urlaur church are also welcome. These can be emailed to petergnyland@eircom.net or dropped…

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…

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…

Photos: Urlaur Pattern 2017 – Part Two

Half way through the sports at this years Urlaur Pattern, the heavens opened! No, I wasn’t joking… and unfortunately everyone including myself had to take cover, that is unless you’re wanting a go on the bouncy castle. Whilst the sports was on the Michael McDermott Cup was taking place on the main stage. With all suitably…

Photos: Urlaur Pattern 2017 – Part One

Once again the Committee of Urlaur Pattern put on another great day… The pattern started with a well attended mass in Urlaur Abbey with Fr. Vincent & Fr. John where the rain just held off… Followed by music by local musicians warming the attended before John McIntyre and band took to the main stage. With…

Advance Notice Warning From Water Scheme

Kilmovee / Urlaur Group Water Scheme has issued an advanced boil notice. As part of a major upgrade to the system and following consultation from Mayo County Council, members are asked to boil water, used for drinking & food preparation as a precautionary measure from 8th August 2017. The boil notice will remain in place for at…

Urlaur Pattern 2017

The Annual Pattern will take place on Friday 4th August Commencing with Mass at the Abbey at 1pm. Bouncing Castle, Face Painting, Fancy Dress. Sports at 3pm, Soccer at 4pm. Battle of the Bands and the Michael McDermott Cup. Irish United Nations Veterans Road show. Social in Urlaur Community Centre at 10pm, music by MacVees

Kilmovee Parish Bulletin – 9th July

There will be Mass in St Brigid’s Cemetery, Urlaur on Saturday July 29th at 8pm This will take the place of the Vigil Mass in Urlaur Church. Please let relatives and friends of the parish know this Mass will be celebrated. Should weather not be favourable, Mass will be offered in the church. Please note that Mass in Glann on that evening will be celebrated…