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Win as legislative ban on fracking finalised

Love Leitrim welcomed the passing of the legislative ban on fracking as it completed the final stage in the Seanad on Wednesday June 28th and will now be sent to the President to be signed into law. On welcoming the

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An Taoiseach Enda Kenny in Sligo – Leitrim cycle for charity


The Sligo – Leitrim 60km Charity Cycle took place this morning from IT Sligo. An Taoiseach Enda Kenny took part in the cycle. The cycle took a scenic route around Lough Gill to Dromahair in Leitrim. Members of Love Leitrim

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Love Leitrim AGM Thursday 11th May in the Bee Park


Love Leitrim’s Annual General Meeting will take place in the Bee Park Manorhamilton on Thursday 11th May at 8pm. All members, volunteers and interested parties are welcome to attend. An outline of the work carried out by the group during

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LoveLeitrim Meeting Thurs 2nd March 2017


The Love Leitrim monthly meeting will take place on Thursday 2nd March in the Bee Park Manorhamilton. If you would like to attend please come along and introduce yourself. If you have a particular item to discuss it would be

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Statement regarding the bill on the prohibition of the exploration and extraction of onshore petroleum


Love Leitrim are proud to be part of the efforts to prevent the process of exploring for and extracting oil and gas from shale rock and tight sands (UGEE – commonly known as Fracking) from taking place in Ireland. We

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Read the Scéalta Dromahair 2016 Magazine on-line here

Cover of the Scéalta Dromahair magazine

We have been asked to share the on-line version of this great magazine Scéalta Dromahair 2016. Read the latest news and opinions from the good people of Dromahair and surrounding areas.    

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Opening of the Dromahair Greenway Saturday 29th October


  On Saturday 29th of October there will be a celebration of the Greenway – Demonstration stretch – Phase1 in Dromahair from 11am. Be one of the first to experience the trail and the shape of things to come in

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Time to make history -Back the Bill and Ban Fracking!


Love Leitrim is calling on TDs from across all parties to ‘back the bill’ and support legislation to prohibit fracking in Ireland. The bill to ban fracking will be debated in the Dáil on Thursday 27th October. The legislation prohibits the exploration and

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Manohamilton Flower Festival 2016


Some photos from the Manorhamilton Flower Festival that took place over the weekend. The Love Leitrim scarecrow got some additional employment at this event.  

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We’re better together! Make sure you vote daily and share Love Leitrim’s video in the #btogether competition


Note: The system is set up to allow people to vote once every 24 hours on any of your devices. Please give Love Leitrim your support as often as you can between now and December 8th and help us to

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‘Water Pressure’ Event Woodburn Forest 18th June 2016


Stop The Drill are organising a “family friendly information weekend” called Water Pressure on Saturday June 18th at Woodburn forest. A link to the event page with more information is below. We talked with Stop The Drill today and they

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Climate events on June 8 and 9 in Dublin and Cloughjordan


We have been asked to share the following events; Three climate-related events that should be of interest are coming up shortly: a briefing on CapGlobalCarbon in Dublin on the afternoon of June 8 (which we already described in an earlier

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Women for Election event in Cavan TUESDAY May 31st 2016


We have been asked to share the following; Michelle at Women for Election were in touch to say there are still some places on their one day event this Tuesday in Cavan and it’s free!  Aware it’s very short notice

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Love Leitrim Logo

Hello all I attach the Notice of AGM to be held on Tuesday, 3rd May 2016, at 8pm in the Bee Park Community Centre, Manorhamilton We would love to have a good turn out so please come. It will be

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St. Patrick’s day Kiltyclogher 2016


Love Leitrim marked the centenary of the 1916 rising with a colourful processional period reenactment of a wedding in Kiltyclogher Leitrim. Under Sean MacDiarmadas gaze LL handed out proclamations and pledges to protect the environment and land of Ireland. Love

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