Charities Invited to Apply for Summer 2018 Races Gate

Charities Invited to Apply for Summer 2018 Races Gate

Castleisland Races Committee Chairman, Charlie Farrelly has opened the inbox for charities to apply for the takings of the 2018 races and associated events. The committee’s annual general meeting will be held at Tom McCarthy’s Bar on Saturday, February 3rd at 8:30pm. Get Applications In Interested charities are advised to get their applications in writingRead more…

Gardaí make Fresh Appeal for Information on Search for Assault Weapon

Gardaí make Fresh Appeal for Information on Search for Assault Weapon

Gardaí are continuing their house to house investigations today into the discovery of a badly injured man at St Stephens Park, Castleisland at around 5.30am on Sunday last January 14th 2018. The man, in his late 20s, is now reported to be stable at Cork University Hospital. Serious Head Injuries He was transferred from UniversityRead more…

Emergency Services Monitor Car Transporter Fire At Dysart Cross

Emergency Services Monitor Car Transporter Fire At Dysart Cross

Four units of firefighters, two from Castleisland and two from Tralee, are still on standby at Dysart Cross on the Castleisland to Killarney Road this mid morning as a car transporting truck smoulders. A fire broke out on the rear of the transporter which completely destroyed many of the almost dozen new cars on itsRead more…

A Night of Ripping Music at Ó Riada’s

A Night of Ripping Music at Ó Riada’s

The people who packed Ó Riada’s Bar and Restaurant on Friday night for the Sharon Shannon / Alan Connor concert were treated to a night of ripping music. Ticket sales had been going well all week and a good crowd was expected to welcome the duo on their fourth annual trip down to the BallymacelligottRead more…

The Late Abbie ‘Deborah’ Coffey, Breahig, Cordal

The Late Abbie ‘Deborah’ Coffey, Breahig, Cordal

The death has occurred of Abbie ‘Deborah’ Coffey, nee Healy, Breahig, Cordal, Castleisland, Co. Kerry and formerly of Glounlea, Scartaglen and London and Canada. January 13th. 2018, at University Hospital Kerry, in her 96th year, surrounded by her loving family. Predeceased by her husband Jimmy. Sadly missed by her beloved daughter, Maureen, Castleisland) sons MichaelRead more…

The Late John Kerins, Chicago USA and Main Street Castleisland

The Late John Kerins, Chicago USA and Main Street Castleisland

The death has occurred of John Kerins, Mokena, Chicago U.S.A. and late of 144 Main Street Castleisland Co. Kerry. Suddenly, on January 13th. 2018 . Sadly missed by his loving wife Rita and his six daughters: Sheila, Angela, Rita, Josephine,Tina and Eileen. His brothers Jeremiah and Liam and sister Joan and all extended family, relativesRead more…

Gardaí Issue Appeal for Information on this Morning’s Assault

Gardaí Issue Appeal for Information on this Morning’s Assault

 Gardaí are investigating the discovery of a badly injured man at St Stephens Park, Castleisland, Co. Kerry at 5.30am on 14th January 2018. The man in his late 20s was taken to University Hospital Kerry and subsequently transferred to Cork University Hospital, where he is in a serious condition. Scenes of Crime Examiners The area where theRead more…

Gardai Investigate Serious Assault in St. Stephen’s Park

Gardai Investigate Serious Assault in St. Stephen’s Park

Gardaí are investigating a serious assault on a local young man in Castleisland since the early hours of this morning. The assault is believed to have been perpetrated with a blunt instrument and thought to have taken place in St. Stephen’s Park. Gardai Tight Lipped The man is in a serious condition in University HospitalRead more…

Hollywood Actor to Pop Up in Little Kitchen in Listowel

Hollywood Actor to Pop Up in Little Kitchen in Listowel

TV3’s Simon Delaney is set to return to Listowel at the end of January to host a pop up supper in Lizzy’s Little Kitchen showcasing dishes from his cookbook, Simply Simon’s – The Diner Cookbook. The TV presenter and actor, who has starred in Hollywood hits such as The Good Wife and frequented the cobblesRead more…

Knocknagoshel GAA Club News Round-Up

Knocknagoshel GAA Club News Round-Up

Knock GAA Club Lotto up to €6,900 for Village Inn Draw The lotto draw for a jackpot of €6,800 was held on Saturday night in Eddie Walsh’s Bar, Knocknagoshel. The numbers drawn were: 10, 15, 16 and 17. There was no winner of the jackpot. The five lucky dips of €30 each drawn went t:Read more…