Stayin’ Alive at 1.5 – Campaign

The Stayin’ Alive at 1.5 campaign has been launched to pursue the adoption of a law that requires motorists to give cyclists 1.5 meters clearance when passing from the rear. Although the purpose of this campaign is not to paint motorists in a bad light. Unfortunately people break laws and disrespect rules. These people also ride…

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More Mayo Fleadh Success for Kilmovee

Another great day at the Mayo Fleadh Cheoil Ballinrobe 2016 for Kilmovee. Well done to all Kilmovee Comhaltas Branch members who took part, you did the parish and branch proud again! Congratulations to those who took home prizes today Emily Rooney: 1st Singing John Devaney: 1st Fiddle Slow Airs, 1st Accompaniment, 2nd Harp & 2nd…

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Success for Jerry Towey in South Africa

Huge congratulations to Jerry Towey who was in South Africa this past week flying the flag for Ireland, Mayo and more importantly the parish of Kilmovee. Jerry finished 3rd in the C4 24.6k Time Trial on Saturday, sharing a podium with the World Champion and picked up another medal when he in very tough conditions finished…

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Photos: Kilmovee Bealtaine Arts Festival Launch

Kilmovee Foróige Club presented their play “Eirí amach na Cásca” to open the night and this year’s Bealtaine Festival. Brian Hoban Tourism Administrator at Clogher Heritage Centre, and one of the foremost heritage specialists and guides in Mayo officially launched this year’s events. Local poet Pete Costello also attended last night and recited his recently written poem “Easter 1916…

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