Knocknagoshel GAA Club News Round-up

Knocknagoshel GAA Club News Round-up

Coiste na nÓg Quiz at Roche’s Bar Knocknagoshel GAA Club is holding a fundraising quiz in support of Coiste na nÓg on this Friday night, April 28th at 9pm sharp in Roche’s Bar, Knocknagoshel. Quizmaster supreme, Eddie Barrett will MC what is sure to be an enjoyable and entertaining night. Your support is greatly anticipated.Read more…

Abbeyfeale Prepares for Remembering Zoë Cycle Challenge

Abbeyfeale Prepares for Remembering Zoë Cycle Challenge

Remembering Zoë Cycle on May 14th.  The third Remembering Zoë Cycle Challenge around the eight parishes which surround Abbeyfeale will be held on Sunday, May 14th. There are three route options available to participants: 110 km, 75 km or 40 km and online registration is now open – you can register by clicking on: https://register.primoevents.com/ps/event/RememberingZoeCycleChallengeRead more…

Presentation Project on The Moonlighters Ready to View

Presentation Project on The Moonlighters Ready to View

St. Joseph’s Presentation Secondary School, Castleisland was one of just six schools in the south of Ireland chosen to take part in the North / South History Initiative late last year. The initiative is run as part of a joint collaboration between The Professional Development Service for Teachers (PDST) and the School Development Service (SDS)Read more…

Tidy Towns Groups Urged to ‘Get Buzzing’ for Pollinators

Tidy Towns Groups Urged to ‘Get Buzzing’ for Pollinators

Tidy Towns groups throughout Kerry are being urged to enter a special competition as part of the national Tidy Towns awards which promotes the protection of pollinators. Irish bees and other pollinators contribute €35m a year to the Irish economy by pollinating plants, trees and vegetables. They are under serious threat for survival because theyRead more…

Doyle and O’Leary Packed Scart on Saturday Night

Doyle and O’Leary Packed Scart on Saturday Night

Jimmy Doyle of Sliabh Luachra was the title of Saturday night’s, latest installment in the Handed Down series of concerts and lectures. While many in the series to date have been dedicated to the memory of characters and players long gone from the worldly stage, a small handful have honoured the living. Saturday night’s eventRead more…

The late Sr. Marcellina O’Sullivan, Castleisland and Listowel

The late Sr. Marcellina O’Sullivan, Castleisland and Listowel

The death has occurred of Sr. Marcellina O’Sullivan, (86) Presentation Convent, Castleisland, Co. Kerry and late of Bridge Road, Listowel, Co. Kerry. Former staff member of Mater Dei Institue of Education, Dublin. On April 22nd. 2017, peacefully at Fatima Nursing Home, Tralee. Predeceased by her parents Tom and Maria O’Sullivan, her sister Sr. Mary, PresentationRead more…

Forum On Raising your Child in a Digital World

Forum On Raising your Child in a Digital World

The safety of children in today’s Digital age is a topic of growing concern and importance to adults and parents. Many people are struggling to cope with the challenges thrown up by this increasingly complex and mercurial world – a world they feel they have little or no control over. A Free Talk On thisRead more…

Ex FCA / RDF Members Called to Arms

Ex FCA / RDF Members Called to Arms

All ex Forsa Cosanta Áitiuil (FCA) and Reserve Defence Forces (RDF) members have been called to arms – the Listowel Arms – that is. For the past six years, Listowel has held a military festival and 2016 saw the introduction of the first 15th Battalion FCA/PDF and 32nd RDF Reunion. This year’s reunion will takeRead more…

Castleisland Camera Club Developments

Castleisland Camera Club Developments

Castleisland Camera Club had another very successful meeting last Thursday night with more new members in attendance. By Breda McGaley PRO Con Dennehy also attended and gave a very comprehensive talk to the group before answering questions on photography and camera basics. Something for Everyone The club is made up of people of varying abilityRead more…

Castleisland Desmonds GAA Club News

Castleisland Desmonds GAA Club News

The Castleisland Desmonds senior men travelled to play Spa in Killarney on Sunday and came away with convincing 5-16 to 1-12 win. This was very good overall team display and credit to all of the players and management on this result. They now travel to play St.Mary’s Caherciveen on Sunday April 30th at 2:30pm. DesmondsRead more…