©2019 by Maiden of the Mournes.

Pictured is the Festival committee presenting Eadaoin McAnulty (Rathore Summer Scheme), Ryan Sloan, and Caoimhe Thornton (Irish Pilgrimage Trust Group 67) who received a cheque each for £355, money which was raised at the recent Maiden of the Mournes Festival banquet.

Also at the AGM in the Marine tavern. After 5 years as chairman Charlie Davis decided to step down but will remain on the committee. Also stepping down from their positions were secretary Colette lock and photographer/social media guru Brian McCalmont. We thank all 3 for their time efforts over the last 5+ years.


After this the new chairman vice-chairman secretary and pro were all elected.

Joint chair - Simon Grant and Elmer bell

Secretary - James Mason

PRO (Public Relations Officer) - Bronagh McAleenan

Child protection officer- Roishin Magennis

A small message from previous chairman Charlie Davis:-

I would like to thank the committee for their support during my 5 year's as chairman.
I would also like to congratulate Elmer and Simon on their appointment as joint chairmen.

We wish all committee members good luck in their new positions and look forward to next year's festival