Category Archives: Duagh

Knocknagoshel GAA Club News Round-Up

Knocknagoshel GAA Club News Round-Up

Knocknagoshel Harvest Festival Programme 2017 Friday, August 11th. Tiny Tots Races at 7p.m. in the village sponsored by Roche’s Bar followed by Glamorous Granny and Bonny Baby competitions. All Star Mr. and Mrs. at 9pm. in Moynihan’s Bar Headley’s Bridge. Saturday, August 12th: Timed 5K Run at 12noon from the community centre. Dog Show atRead more…

Security Cameras for Abbeyfeale’s Main Street and The Square

Security Cameras for Abbeyfeale’s Main Street and The Square

 Heritage Plaques A number of plaques were erected on Friday, July 14th around The Square in Abbeyfeale and their impact was almost immediate. On Sunday an Italian couple stopped to stretch their legs while passing through and were amazed when they saw the plaque detailing the visit of Princess Cristina Belgiojoso to Batt Harnett’s whichRead more…

Dan Paddy Andy Festival Time in Lyreacrompane

Dan Paddy Andy Festival Time in Lyreacrompane

This year’s Dan Paddy Andy Festival in Lyreacrompane, over the August bank holiday weekend, has all the usual ingredients of an entertaining and fun-filled five days. However, the big news is that Declan Nerney and his mighty band are back in The Marquee on Sunday night, August 6th. Extended to Five Days The Hooley inRead more…

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…

Knocknagoshel GAA Club News Round-Up

Knocknagoshel GAA Club News Round-Up

Best Wishes to James and the Kerry Juniors Best wishes from Knocknagoshel GAA Club to James Walsh and the Kerry Junior Football team when they play Leitrim in the All-Ireland Semi Final this weekend. €6,300 Lotto Jackpot at Walsh’s Bar The next draw for a jackpot of €6,300 will be held in Walsh’s Bar on SaturdayRead more…

Abbeyfeale and District News Round-Up

Abbeyfeale and District News Round-Up

Sale Of Produce From Parish Community Garden We will sell whatever is ready to harvest as well as jams, cakes, breads and scones on Sunday, July 30 outside the church after the 9.30am and 12 noon Masses and donate the proceeds to Trocaire. National Collection For Trocaire A special collection will be taken up onRead more…

Abbeyfeale and District News Round-Up

Abbeyfeale and District News Round-Up

Farm Safety Week Farm Safety Week will take place this year from July 24- 28. The campaign will focus on a different risk each day. Farmers will be encouraged to take some time during the week to assess the safety of routine tasks. The message for Farm Safety Week is that farm safety is aRead more…

Knocknagoshel GAA Club’s €6,200 Lotto Jackpot

Knocknagoshel GAA Club’s €6,200 Lotto Jackpot

The next draw will be for a jackpot of €6,200 and will be held in O’Connor’s Bar on Saturday July 8th. Tickets are available from: Kieran’s XL; Leahy’s Post Office; the local bars and usual sellers. Thank you for your continued support. Seniors Go down to Kilgarvan Knocknagoshel travelled to Kilgarvan on Saturday evening lastRead more…

Abbeyfeale and District News Round-Up

Abbeyfeale and District News Round-Up

Wednesday Film Night At The Glórach John Wayne and Maureen O’Hara star in The Quiet Man on Wednesday, July 5 at 8pm. Reserve your seat on 087 13 83 940. By Marian Harnett Upcoming classic movies to watch out for include: Casablanca starring Humphrey Bogart and Ingrid Bergman on Wednesday, August 2nd Citizen Kane starringRead more…

Knocknagoshel will be Sixth Kerry Parish without a Priest

Knocknagoshel will be Sixth Kerry Parish without a Priest

As Bishop Ray Browne announced the clerical changes to parishes under his care, he obliquely acknowledged the service given by many priests by asking a very straight question: ‘What other group has a retirement age of 75 or 76? In the course of Bishop Browne’s report, it also comes to light that Knocknagoshel is toRead more…