Category Archives: Castleisland Chamber Alliance

€84,171.60 ‘Ring’ fenced for Old Library Make-Over

€84,171.60 ‘Ring’ fenced for Old Library Make-Over

Because he was better placed than anyone else in the locality at the time, Redmond Roche called for immediate action to be taken to remedy the fragile state of the roof of the old Carnegie Library. One of the fine old ladies of buildings in the Castleisland area, it may have lost its books butRead more…

Chamber Remembrance Day for Con on September 30th

Chamber Remembrance Day for Con on September 30th

The annual remembrance day for Con Houlihan takes place in Castleisland on Saturday September 30th. This year sees the launch of the Con Houlihan Trail by Castleisland Chamber Alliance. The trail consists of a short tour of Castleisland town taking in some of Con’s favourite places in the area. Fifteen plaques will be unveiled onRead more…

Bridge Over Un-Troubled Waters First Proposed in 1991

Bridge Over Un-Troubled Waters First Proposed in 1991

Wednesday’s Killarney Municipal District Meeting gave Castleisland and the general area more than a cursory going over. Several councillors had motions down and questions to be answered on issues of concern and interest to the locality. One of the most significant is the question on the proposed ‘Tullig Walkway’ which would see the pathway inRead more…

Cllr. Niall Kelleher is new Killarney MD Mayor

Cllr. Niall Kelleher is new Killarney MD Mayor

The following is the address by Cllr. Niall Kelleher, Fianna Fáil on his elevation to the position of Cathaoirleach of Killarney Municipal District at the annual meeting earlier today. “Being elected Mayor of the Killarney Municipal District is a great privilege and honour. I am immensely proud to be taking on this new role andRead more…

Castleisland Town Audit – Business Breakfast Consultation

Castleisland Town Audit – Business Breakfast Consultation

Castleisland Chamber Alliance has engaged Exodea Europe Consulting to carry out an audit of Castleisland with a view to preparing a strategy for the development of the town. As part of this process the chamber alliance and Exodea have already carried out a public consultation on Thursday night, June 22nd. Chamber alliance members are nowRead more…

Tenants Wanted for Shared Office at Carnegie Facility

Tenants Wanted for Shared Office at Carnegie Facility

If they didn’t do another stroke in the course of their existence, Castleisland Chamber Alliance members would be entitled to take a bow for restoring pride and purpose to one of the town’s grand, old buildings. There are generations of Castleislanders grateful to the building and what it held in terms of the role itRead more…

Your Input Invited at Castleisland Town Audit Public Consultation

Your Input Invited at Castleisland Town Audit Public Consultation

Castleisland Chamber Alliance has engaged Exodea Europe Consulting to carry out an audit of Castleisland with a view to preparing a strategy for the development of the town. As part of this process the chamber alliance, together with Exodea Europe Consulting, will host a public consultation meeting at the River Island Hotel on Thursday, JuneRead more…

Leisure Cycle and Drive-In Bingo to Wrap Up Festival 2017

Leisure Cycle and Drive-In Bingo to Wrap Up Festival 2017

Charity Cycle and Drive-In Bingo To usher in the latter-up of the Castleisland Summer Festival 2017, on this Friday evening, June 9th there will be a 40k Leisure Cycle in aid of St Ita’s and St Joseph’s National School, Tralee. Registration will take place at the Library Car Park at 6.30pm. There is an entryRead more…

Successful 10th Celebrations for Bannalec / Castleisland Twinning

Successful 10th Celebrations for Bannalec / Castleisland Twinning

As part of the ongoing exchanges between Bannalec and Castleisland and to help celebrated the 10th anniversary of the signing of the twinning charter, a group of 16 people representing the Bannalec Town Twinning group visited for a four night stay with host families here. The group had an excellent time in Castleisland with aRead more…

Full Summer Festival Weekends Ahead

Full Summer Festival Weekends Ahead

The coming Sunday, June 4th at 12:30pm the 158th running of Castleisland Races will be held on the Powell’s Road lands of Maurice Brosnan. This year the races are part of the Castleisland Summer Fest which will kick off on Friday evening, June 2nd with the Humphrey Murphy Memorial 5k and 10k Road Race andRead more…