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Tuesday 25 September 2018

Sligo winners at Fleadh in Drogheda

It was an exciting and successful week of competitions, concerts, céilithe, sessions and more at the 2018 Fleadh Cheoil na hÉireann.

Among the winners at the Fleadh Cheoil was a number of Sligo winners.

The locals who picked up prizes at the event are as follows:

Bannaí Céilí/Céili Band (Over 18 years) - 2nd place, Knocknashee Céilí Band, CCÉ Paddy Killoran, Sligo

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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