Category Archives: Abbeyfeale

St. Kieran’s Going West in Search of Championship Redemption

St. Kieran’s Going West in Search of Championship Redemption

St. Kieran’s Going West After a narrow two point loss to Austin Stacks in the Round One replay in Scartaglin on Saturday evening, St. Kieran’s will travel to Gallarus on this Friday evening May 26th to play West Kerry in Round 2B. Throw in time is 7.30p.m. We wish the four players from Knocknagoshel andRead more…

Abbeyfeale and District News Round-Up

Abbeyfeale and District News Round-Up

Canon Neville’s 90th Birthday Hearty congratulations to Canon Neville who recently celebrated his 90th birthday. By: Marian Harnett Canon Neville is still active in the parish both in visiting the sick and housebound and covering for the other priests when necessary.  We want to thank him for his service as Parish Priest of Abbeyfeale andRead more…

National Writing Award for Scartaglin Student

National Writing Award for Scartaglin Student

Shane McEnery, a third year student at St. Patrick’s Secondary School, Castleisland, was announced as the overall, national winner of the Irish Emigration Museum’s competition ‘Migrant Memories’ which was run in conjunction with the Irish Independent. Shane, from Scartaglin, along with other members of his class entered this competition under the guidance of their teacherRead more…

Abbeyfeale and District News Round-Up

Abbeyfeale and District News Round-Up

End of West Limerick Radio Car Boot Sale The Board of Management of West Limerick Radio would like to advise all stall holders and customers that the car boot sale has been discontinued due to its rapid decline over the past 12 months. By: Marian Harnett They would like to thank all those who supportedRead more…

Knocknagoshel GAA Club News Round-Up

Knocknagoshel GAA Club News Round-Up

There was a very proud moment for pupils and teachers of Loughfouder National School, Knocknagoshel recently. They received their Cumann na mBunscol School of the Year Award from the GAA National President Aodán Ó Fearghaíl during their visit to Croke Park. This award is for schools with under 150 pupils for their dedication to andRead more…

The Great Farmers’ March of 1966 Recalled in New Book

The Great Farmers’ March of 1966 Recalled in New Book

A new book on the great National Farmers’ Association march on Dublin in 1966 will be launched at the River Island Hotel here in Castleisland on Friday night at 8:30pm. This is a real insider’s view of the goings on of that time and the struggle by Irish farmers for a recognition that their livelihoodsRead more…

Knocknagoshel GAA Club News Round-Up

Knocknagoshel GAA Club News Round-Up

Coiste na Nog Parade Knocknagoshel GAA Club would like to thank all who took part in the Coiste na Nog Parade in Castliesland on Sunday.  Weather conditions were ideal as all the clubs from the Castleisland District paraded in their colours and were joined by Tralee clubs, Austin Stacks and Na Gaeil. €6,100 Lotto JackpotRead more…

Abbeyfeale and District News Round-Up

Abbeyfeale and District News Round-Up

Show Stoppers at Coláiste Scoil Mháthair Dé Performing Arts Society presents Show Stoppers at Coláiste Íde agus Íosef on Friday night, May 5 at 7pm.  Admission Adults €10, children €5.  Kileenagh Holy Well The Rosary will be recited at the Holy Well in Kileenagh each Friday evening during Mary’s Month – May. If it’s tooRead more…

The late Fr. Pat Moore – Funeral Arrangements

The late Fr. Pat Moore – Funeral Arrangements

The death has occurred of Rev Fr Pat Moore, Littor Road, Asdee, Listowel, Co Kerry. Former parish priest of Duagh and many other parishes. May 1st 2017 in the tender loving care of the Bon Secours Hospital, Tralee. Beloved son of the late Mick and Peg. Deeply regretted by his loving brothers: Diarmuid and Michael,Read more…

Scart Pip The Mall in Keen Contest

Scart Pip The Mall in Keen Contest

 Knocknagoshel 1-7 Scartaglen 0-11 In a keenly contested district derby played at Willie Walsh Park Knocknagoshel, Scartaglen edged out Knocknagoshel by the slimmest of margins to qualify for the semi finals of this year’s novice championship. Niall Barrett opened the scoring in the second minute with a pointed free after a foul on Michael Walsh.Read more…