Category Archives: Duagh

Spike Back with Poor Jimmy in Knocknagoshel

Spike Back with Poor Jimmy in Knocknagoshel

The Spike Players’ production of this year’s play, Poor Jimmy is occupying the waking thoughts of Knocknagoshel based thespians these mornings, noons and nights. Most of these nights will find them at the local community centre as they put the final and finer touches to the P.G. O’Dea scripted play. A Respectable Woman The storyRead more…

Abbeyfeale and District News Round-Up

Abbeyfeale and District News Round-Up

Grand-parents’ Day Celebrated at Scoil Naomh Pádraig, Knocknasna Granparents’ Day was celebrated at Scoil Naomh Pádraig, Knocknasna on Wednesday, February 14th. By Marian Harnett A huge crowd gathered at 1pm to view the geography projects of the senior room. Each child had explored a European county and had their work on display along with theRead more…

Abbeyfeale and Disitict News Round-Up

Abbeyfeale and Disitict News Round-Up

Date For The Diary All roads lead to Abbeyfeale on Monday, February 5th for a variety concert in aid of the Kerry, Cork and Limerick Health Link Bus in Fr. Casey’s GAA Clubhouse. Artists on the night include:  Mike  Mini Moore McCarthy, Just William Reidy, Eddie Carey,  Frances Kennedy, Doris Shire, Chrissie Roche, Pat McCarthy,Read more…

Music Capital Fund Information Session on St. Brigid’s Day

Music Capital Fund Information Session on St. Brigid’s Day

A bugle call is being issued to all Kerry musicians, bands, collectives, music groups, music organisations, schools and interested communities. An information session, on a new capital fund that will support the purchase of musical instruments, will take place in Tralee Library in Moyderwell at 5pm on Thursday, February 1st and everyone is welcome. TwoRead 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…

Latest Lyreacrompane and District Journal is on the Shelves

Latest Lyreacrompane and District Journal is on the Shelves

The tradition of communities producing local journals continues throughout Kerry. One such example is the Lyreacrompane and District Journal. Journal number twelve is now in shops in the area and in local towns €10 per copy.  The first Lyre Journal was produced in 1990. Local History Material Local history material just seems to keep surfacingRead more…

Abbeyfeale and District News Round-up

Abbeyfeale and District News Round-up

New Mass Times For 2018 Mass times in Abbeyfeale will change from January 1, 2018. Saturday evening Mass will now be at 6.30pm and Sunday morning Mass will be at 9.15am.  By Marian Harnett No change to the 12 noon Mass. Holy days morning Mass will be 11am and 6.30pm. Please note change of timesRead more…

Concert in Aid of Kerry/Cork/Limerick Health Link Bus

Concert in Aid of Kerry/Cork/Limerick Health Link Bus

The first ever fundraiser for the soon to be consolidated Kerry/Cork/Limerick Health Link Bus will be held in Abbeyfeale on Monday night ,February 5th from 8pm.  Variety Concert in Fr. Casey’s A variety concert in Fr Casey’s Club-house is being organised by Benny Thade McCarthy to help in the purchase a bus to facilitate theRead more…

Memorable Knocknasna Celebrations for the Big 50th

Memorable Knocknasna Celebrations for the Big 50th

2017 marked the 50th anniversary of the building of Scoil Naomh Pádraig in Knocknasna, Abbeyfeale. To mark the occasion, management, staff, parents and students had worked together over the last twelve months to compile a picture book. They launched the book and cut a cake as part of the pre-Christmas holidays celebrations at the school.Read more…

Avoid Gutter Cleaning Scammers with RCCN Service

Avoid Gutter Cleaning Scammers with RCCN Service

Scam Alert! Live Line Gutter Cleaning Shock Live Line on RTE 1 would shock you with all the scams that are on the go especially now coming up Christmas. There was a lot of talk during the week about men calling to estates offering to clean gutters. By: Marian Harnett Can I make a suggestionRead more…