Congratulations to all our Sligo musicians ,singers & dancers who competed at the All Ireland Fleadh Cheoil  held in Drogheda from 12th -19th August 2018 .

It has been a year of phenomenal success with Sligo competitors winning 1st place in 11 separate competitions ,6 at Senior , 2 under 15 , 3 under 12  All Ireland titles  and further 2nd & 3rd place titles .

Congratulations to our great ambassadors in the flagship Knocknashee Ceili Band on a brilliant performance at the Drogheda Dome and in achieving 2nd place in the premier Fleadh competition.

Winners are as follows-:

Senior Céili Band- 2nd place, Knocknashee Céilí Band, CCÉ Paddy Killoran, Sligo

Fidil / Fiddle (Over 18 years), 1st place, Caoimhe Ní Chíaraín, CCÉ Paddy Killoran, Sligo

Feadóg Mhór / Flute (Over 18 years), 1st place, Tomas Ó Gabháin, CCÉ Fred Finn, Sligo

Cruit / Irish Harp (Over 18 years), 1st place, Síofra Hanley, CCÉ Paddy Killoran, Sligo

Foinn Mhalla Fidil / Fiddle Slow Airs (Over 18 years), 1st place, Jason MacAonghusa, CCÉ Tireragh, Sligo

Feadóg / Whistle (Over 18 years), 1st place, Liam Ó Neadán, Sligo

Rince ar an Sean-Nós (Over 18 years), 1st place, Eiméar Mulvey, CCÉ Baile Idir Dhá Abhainn, Sligo

Maindilín / Mandolin (12-15 years), 1st place, Sinead Nic Eoin, CCÉ South Sligo, Sligo

Rince ar an Sean-Nós (12-15 years), 1st place, Rían Ó Síoradáin, CCÉ Paddy Killoran, Sligo

Feadóg Mhór / Flute (Under 12 years), 1st place, Conor McDonagh, CCÉ Paddy Killoran, Sligo

Ceol Beirte / Duets (Under 12 years), 1st place, Aoife Johnston & Conor McDonagh, CCÉ South Sligo Paddy Killoran, Sligo

Drumaí Céilí / Céilí Drums (Under 12 years), 1st place, Conor McDonagh, CCÉ Paddy Killoran, Sligo

Fidil / Fiddle (Over 18 years), 2nd place, Jason MacAonghusa, CCÉ Tireragh, Sligo

Foinn Mhalla Cruit / Harp Slow Airs (12-15 years), 2nd place, Cáit Ní Ghabháin, CCÉ Fred Finn, Sligo

Bainseó / Banjo (12-15 years), 2nd place, Sinead Nic Eoin, CCÉ South Sligo, Sligo

Rince ar an Sean-Nós (15-18 years), 2nd place, Ava Glancy, CCÉ Paddy Killoran, Sligo

Drumaí Céilí / Céilí Drums (15-18 years), 3rd place, Amy Cullen, CCÉ Paddy Killoran, Sligo

Grúpaí Ceoil (Over 18 years), 3rd place, Ceoltoirí Tireragh, CCÉ Tireragh, Sligo

Photos to follow shortly…..