Taste of the Lakelands 2016 International Food Festival October 5th-10th

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Magnus Vikings

For the first time in over 1000 years a fleet of Vikings rowed the River Shannon. Northern Ireland’s Magnus Vikings embarked on this epic voyage with a fleet of Viking long ships, an army of Vikings and over 100 miles covered in only 6 days, the Magnus Viking Association rowed from Enniskillen to Athlone, from 2nd – 9th July 2016. Lots of spectators lined the shores of the River Shannon here in Lanesborough on Thursday 7th July 2016 to witness this once in a lifetime event. The Vikings hosted an event at the base camp here in Lanesborough for members of the public to witness real life re-enactments, living history, full period dress, and the Viking way of life.Lough Ree Website Viking Boats 7th July 2016-36

World Predator Pike Qualifiers Competition

The world predator pike qualifiers competition was held on 1st and 2nd July with lots of pike and perch being caught, our next part of the qualifiers is on 6th and 7th August , if anybody is interested in being a steward please contact Liam on 085 1698032.

Kids Angling Classes

Kids angling classes have been a huge success, we will be running more classes in the near future, if anybody is interested in getting their kids involved please contact Liam on 085 1698032.

Taste of the Lakelands Food Festival October 2016

If any food producers are interested in having a stall at this event please contact loughreeanglinghub@gmail.com