Free Drama Workshop in April – Book Now

Free Drama Workshop in April – Book Now

Actor and playwright Michael Hilliard Mulcahy, who is currently the drama facilitator with the Killarney Municipal District, will be giving free drama workshops in April for anyone interested in acting. The workshops are being held in the Killarney Cultural Centre on the weekend of April 8th and 9th. Successful Series “We had a very successfulRead more…

Knocknagoshel Student on his way to Dublin Film Academy

Knocknagoshel Student on his way to Dublin Film Academy

Three students from a local training initiative in Abbeyfeale are heading to Cinemagic, Dublin Film Academy next week. Patrick Cronin, from Knocknagoshel, Rhiannon Murray from Newcastle West and Josh Rolfe from Abbeyfeale beat off stiff competition to attend the prestigious film academy organised by the Cinemagic organisation. Digital Media Technology The academy takes place fromRead more…

Castleisland Desmonds GAA Club News Round-Up

Castleisland Desmonds GAA Club News Round-Up

Desmonds GAA Club senior men’s team travelled to play Milltown/Castlemaine GAA Club in round 1 of the Division 1 County League on Sunday. They were defeated by the home side on a score of 0-10 to 0-7. By Gerdie Murphy This game was dictated by the weather conditions on the day when the home sideRead more…

Brendan Griffin on Jimmy Deenihan’s Retirement – Now Bobby !

Brendan Griffin on Jimmy Deenihan’s Retirement – Now Bobby !

Kerry Fine Gael TD, Brendan Griffin, has today congratulated former Minister, Jimmy Deenihan, on a long and distinguished career in service of our country. Jimmy Deenihan today announced that he will not be seeking re-election to the Dáil in the future. Decades of Service “Jimmy Deenihan has given decades of outstanding service to his countyRead more…

Spike Players to Stage Happy Birthday Dear Alice

Spike Players to Stage Happy Birthday Dear Alice

It’s full steam ahead for the Knocknagoshel based Spike Players with their production of the Bernard Farrell play Happy Birthday Dear Alice. Stage manager, Noel Murphy is still collecting bits and pieces and adapting what they have in terms of props and the like. “This is our first play for a while without our lateRead more…

Cordal GAA Club News Round-Up

Cordal GAA Club News Round-Up

Cordal played Tuosist in Round 2 of the Division 5 County League on Sunday, March 19th in Cordal at 2pm. They continued their strong start in the league after beating Churchill only the week before. By Paddy Flynn Cordal exited at full-time with a 0-15 to Tuosist’s 0-10. In the first half Cordal played againstRead more…

New Camera Club – A First For Castleisland ?

New Camera Club – A First For Castleisland ?

Apparently there is quite a demand for an outlet for the burgeoning population of photographers in the locality in recent times. To that end a meeting will be held in the River Island Hotel here in Castleisland tonight, Thursday, March 23rd. 8pm. Advance Developments The purpose of the meeting is to form a Camera ClubRead more…

St. Mary’s U-16 Boys into All Ireland Club Play-offs

St. Mary’s U-16 Boys into All Ireland Club Play-offs

Our U-16 boys had a 49 to 48 win over Gneeveguilla in their final game of the season which turned out to be a thriller. By Liz Galwey The boys had a cracking opening quarter and kept their lead right up to the final few minutes but a strong Gneeveguilla side kept coming back andRead more…

The Late Maurice O’Keeffe, Musician, Kiskeam, Co. Cork.

The Late Maurice O’Keeffe, Musician, Kiskeam, Co. Cork.

The death has occurred of Maurice O’Keeffe, Musician, Glounreigh, Kiskeam, Cork. Maurice passed away peacefully at home surrounded by his loving family in his 98th year. Beloved husband of the late Peg and father of the late Jeremiah. Deeply regretted by his sons: Francis, Denjoe and Christy, daughters: Maura, Sheila, Eileen and Margaret, brother John,Read more…

The Late Lilian Bonn-Hanafin, Ballymacelligott and New York

The Late Lilian Bonn-Hanafin, Ballymacelligott and New York

The death has occurred of Lilian Bonn-Hanafin, Ballydwyer and and Gortagullane, Ballymacelligott, Co. Kerry and Yonkers, New York. Pre-deceased by her father, Brendie Bonn. Deeply regretted by her loving family: her husband Joe; mother Kitty; sister Kay; brothers Auty and JJ; mother-in-law Eileen; sisters-in-law; brothers-in-law; nephews; nieces; relatives; neighbours and many friends. May She RestRead more…