Category Archives: Events

Claremorris Agricultural Show 2018

The 100th Claremorris Agricultural Show will take place at the Claremorris athletics track on Sunday next.

This famous event will be bigger than ever this year. It will include the first Connacht Truck Show, a fashion show, wrestling, sand sculptures, bubble soccer, showjumping (including the Puissance), dog handling, arts and crafts exhibitions and a cooking demonstration by popular chef Adrian Martin and even more.

Claremorris Community Radio will be broadcasting live from the Show from 12 noon to 3pm. Tune in on Sunday afternoon to hear our presenters Ed Coulson, Eleanor Prendergast and Catherine Lavery as they explore the many stalls and exhibits of the show.

The station itself will also have a stall this year, and we welcome any and all to call in for a chat, or to make a request. Look out for Bridie Sheeran and Chay Dawkins, who will be at the stall throughout the afternoon.

For more information on the Claremorris Agricultural Show, visit

Hollymount Vintage Rally 2018

This Sunday, July 1st, the 26th Hollymount Vintage Rally will take place at the grounds of The Country Club in Hollybrook. As has now become traditional, Claremorris Community Radio will be reporting live from the event. We will be broadcasting live from Hollybrook from 12-3pm on Sunday.

The Hollymount Vintage Rally features vintage cars, tractors, stationary engines, horse drawn implements, crafts and static exhibits as well as a pet farm and food stalls. There will also be an area featuring free children’s amusements. For further information on the rally, please visit

So tune in from 12 noon to hear reports from the rally. Alternatively, if you are planning to attend the event, please look out for Catherine and Ed, our roving reporters. Indeed, any members who are available for Sunday, please do get in touch as the team would welcome a few extra hands, for the day.