Category Archives: Ballymacelligott GAA Club

Weather Knocks Out this Evening’s Kingdom Classic Car and Honda 50 Run

Weather Knocks Out this Evening’s Kingdom Classic Car and Honda 50 Run

George Glover just rang to say that the weather has taken a hand and caused the postponement of this evening’s scheduled Kingdom Veteran Vintage & Classic Car Club’s eighth annual charity run from Ó Riada’s Bar and Restaurant. The run, in aid of Downs Syndrome Kerry, was scheduled to get underway at 7pm. Reschedule OverRead more…

Cordal Seniors Flying and Looking Forward to Lisa McHugh Gig

Cordal Seniors Flying and Looking Forward to Lisa McHugh Gig

Cordal v Rathmore – Division 5 SFL Cordal took on the Rathmore B team on Sunday in Cordal’s home grounds. By: Paddy Flynn, PRO 087 36 72 948 Under blissful conditions the Cordal team had a strong opening, clocking up three points in the first five minutes. These came from Philip O’Connor and two byRead more…

Kingdom Classic Car and Honda 50 Run on Friday 21st

Kingdom Classic Car and Honda 50 Run on Friday 21st

Members of the Kingdom Veteran Vintage & Classic Car Club will embark on their eighth annual charity run from Ó Riada’s Bar and Restaurant on the coming Friday evening, July 21st at 7pm. While they have built up quite a following over the previous seven runs, they’re still issuing invitations to kindred spirits, Silver GhostsRead more…

Ballymacelligott GAA Club News Round-Up

Ballymacelligott GAA Club News Round-Up

Anne O’Sullivan from Ballymacelligott saw this photograph before her after mass on Sunday at Ballymacelligott’s Church of the Immaculate Conception. “I got the chance to photograph a unique occasion and a piece of parish history. The ages of the three Ballymac men pictured here total 275 years – a fair achievement,” Anne thought. “They are,Read more…

Big GAA Club Lotto Winner in Ballymacelligott

Big GAA Club Lotto Winner in Ballymacelligott

Ballymac Lotto Winner’s €8,200 Cheque Presented We had reason to celebrate last week when Ballymacelligott GAA Club officers presented Alan Freeman with his winnings after he won the club’s €8,200 lotto jackpot recently. Alan had bought his ticket only the day before the draw and was very happy to tell us that he intends toRead more…

Aisling and Thomas, Emma and Michelle Shine at Glittering Dance Finale

Aisling and Thomas, Emma and Michelle Shine at Glittering Dance Finale

If you instantly cop the link between: Paddy White, Nora Fealey, Thomas ‘Harry’ Callaghan, Aisling O’Connell, Michelle Reidy, Emma Sweeney, Lezek Brozozka, Siobhán Daly, Sandra Hartnett-O’Connor and Michael ‘Trod’ Broderick – you’re well up on your history then. The three-year history of Castleisland’s involvement with the countrywide, fundraising phenomena of Strictly Come Dancing – thatRead more…

The Late Jimmy Roche, Breahig, Cordal, Castleisland

The Late Jimmy Roche, Breahig, Cordal, Castleisland

The death has occurred of Jimmy Roche, Breahig, Cordal, Castleisland, Co. Kerry, suddenly on June 2nd, 2017. Sadly missed by his heartbroken wife Joan, his family John, Timmy, James and Anne Marie, daughters-in-law, Cathie, Marie and Sharmayne, his adored grandsons James and Sean, brother Ulick, sisters Nora, Helen, Brigid and Anne, all extended family, relatives,Read more…

Survivor Noel Keeps His Vintage Promise Rolling

Survivor Noel Keeps His Vintage Promise Rolling

In celebrating his second chance at life, Castleisland man, Noel O’Connor pledged to help fund the work of the people who brought him back from the brink. Noel lost a lung to cancer in 1999. Before he went under the knife he made a pact with his Maker that he would get actively involved inRead more…

The Late Johanna (Jo) McEllistrim, Ballymacelligott and Blanchardstown

The Late Johanna (Jo) McEllistrim, Ballymacelligott and Blanchardstown

The death has occurred of Johanna (Jo) McEllistrim, Ballydwyer, Ballymacelligott, Tralee, Co. Kerry and late of Clonsilla, Blanchardstown, Dublin. Retired teacher of Baldoyle National School, Dublin. Peacefully on May 24th 2017. Sadly missed by her loving sisters-in-law:  Mary, Noreen and Eily, nephews, nieces, relatives, carers, neighbours and friends. May she Rest in Peace Reposed atRead more…

Ballymacelligott GAA Club News Round-Up

Ballymacelligott GAA Club News Round-Up

Ballymac U-14 Girls played their final county league game on Sunday in Ballymac against Killarney Legion. Ballymac won the encounter with a five goal nine points blitz of their opponents in the first half and a rock tight defence that leaked a mere point. The comprehensive lead afforded Ballymac to roll out the bench inRead more…