Could you Credit it – Second TCU Car Win for Tralee Family

Could you Credit it – Second TCU Car Win for Tralee Family

One lucky Tralee Credit Union member has just won a brand new 162 Car in their TCU Members’ Car Draw. Linda O’Connor from Oakpark, Tralee won a brand new Nissan Pulsar. Linda and her family got the biggest surprise when Linda received the call on Friday particularly since her father won the car in TraleeRead more…

Special Words of Thanks for Milltown/Castlemaine Féile Involvement

Special Words of Thanks for Milltown/Castlemaine Féile Involvement

Well done to all those involved in the John West Feile Peile na nÓg weekend. A special word of thanks to our hosts who looked after our guest team, Fenagh of Carlow. Report: Deirdre O’Sullivan To the fantastic ladies who looked after the catering in the clubhouse and kept everyone fed and nourished throughout the weekend,Read more…

Great Féile Weekend in Knocknagoshel

Great Féile Weekend in Knocknagoshel

Credit for Féile Success A huge congratulations to the Knocknagoshel / Brosna U-14 team who won the Féile Shield Final at the weekend. Richard Cotter deserves huge credit for the success of the team and the running of Féile event in Knock. The club would like to thank anyone who helped in any way inRead more…

Féile Weekend – A Great Credit to Club and Parish

Féile Weekend – A Great Credit to Club and Parish

Following months of preparations, Féile Peile Na nÓg was held over the weekend in Kerry, North Cork and West Limerick. Report by Gerard Collins Ballymac hosted Dunshauglin GAA Club, Co.Meath; Boston, USA and Fethard GAA Club, Co.Tipperary. Players from these clubs stayed in houses in the parish and many thanks to families for keeping theseRead more…

Kilbannivane Clean-Up Preparation for July 4th Mass

Kilbannivane Clean-Up Preparation for July 4th Mass

Following a very successful gathering on Maher’s side of Kilbannivane Cemetery on Tuesday of last week, members of Castleisland Graveyard Committee have arranged to continue with the work on Pembroke’s side on this Tuesday evening, June 28th at 7pm. The working group was surprised at the amount of litter scattered around the graveyard. The heapRead more…

Castleisland Races and Humphrey’s Memorial 5K and 10K

Castleisland Races and Humphrey’s Memorial 5K and 10K

The annual Humphrey Murphy Memorial Fun Run takes place on the later date of Thursday, July 7th this year along with Castleisland Races on Saturday, July 9th as they have both been drawn in to add substance to the Castleisland Summerfest. The Summerfest is the latest attempt to return the town to the glory daysRead more…

An Abbeyfeale Man’s View of Brexit – and other Feale-side News

An Abbeyfeale Man’s View of Brexit – and other Feale-side News

Article by Abbeyfeale man in The Irish Times following Brexit vote in UK Peter Moloney is a visiting professor at Boston College history department and a native of St. Ita’s Terrace, Abbeyfeale. The following is his letter to The Irish Times following Thursday’s vote in the UK. “While the UK has chosen leave in theRead more…

Mixed Fortunes for Cordal Teams in Recent Outings

Mixed Fortunes for Cordal Teams in Recent Outings

Cordal V Duagh County League Round 6 Sunday June 19th was certainly not one of the typical sunny days we were getting used to as the rain poured before Cordal’s clash against Duagh in Round Six of the County League. A long spell of rain brought harsh conditions for the match adding to the intensity of theRead more…

Healy-Rae Disappointed at Brexit while Martin makes ‘Reckless’ Comment on Cameron

Healy-Rae Disappointed at Brexit while Martin makes ‘Reckless’ Comment on Cameron

Fianna Fáil leader, Micheál Martin described British prime minster David Cameron’s decision to hold a referendum as “reckless” in the wake of the shock in the UK in the early hours of Friday morning.  And he said he found it hard to understand the UK government’s decision that it could renegotiate its EU membership andRead more…

New Gear and Golf Classic for Currow GAA Club

New Gear and Golf Classic for Currow GAA Club

Currow GAA Club will host a fundraising Golf Classic in the picturesque setting of Castleisland Golf Club on Saturday July 9th. Currow, currently on top of the Division 3 County football league, are hosting the event as a major fundraiser as they continue work in the development of top class facilities and the preparation ofRead more…