Davy's Tool Hire sponsor MMTradfest Gala Concert

The Ballina based 'Davy's Lawnmower and Tool Hire' company is to sponsor this years 7th Annual Mayo Manchester Tradfest Concert at the Ballina Arts Centre on Saturday 3 August. Tony Hennigan from Mayo Manchester commented "It is great to see local Ballina companies getting involved in sponsoring the festival and our main concert on Saturday 3 August which will be the main highlight of the week long festival."

The concert is always a sell out and and this years concert features a host of Mayo based performers which include; The Foxford Brass Band, Dennis McClamont, the Turley Duggan School of Irish Dancing and Sina Theil who has just won the title of Ireland's hottest new Country act. Performers from Manchester include; The Fianna Phadraig Pipe Band, Irish singer and traditional Irish musician Joe Keegan from the TV show The Voice, Flute player John Gibson from the Kitchen Ceili band and fiddle player Fidelma O'Brien from Young, Gifted and Green.

Alan Keegan, The Voice of Old Trafford at Manchester United Football Club is flying in from the clubs pre-season tour of Australia to once again host the evening of traditional Irish Music, Song and Dance.