Category Archives: Farranfore

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…

Search on for Kerry’s Best Young Entrepreneurs of 2018

Search on for Kerry’s Best Young Entrepreneurs of 2018

Kerry County Council Local Enterprise Office has announced that a €50,000 county investment fund is available under the Ireland’s Best Young Entrepreneurs (IBYE) programme. The programme is run by over 30 Local Enterprise Offices (LEOs), including the Kerry office. The programme has the support of the Department of Enterprise and Innovation with Enterprise Ireland. OpenRead more…

Cordal Coiste Na nÓg News

Cordal Coiste Na nÓg News

U-16: Finuge too Strong Cordal/Scartaglen played Finuge in Cordal on Wednesday in Round 3 of the Lee Strand County League. Unfortunately, the visitors proved too strong for the home side on the night. Cordal/Scartaglen U-14 Cordal/Scartaglen played Dr Crokes B in Scartaglen on Wednesday. The team played well and got the result they wanted. TheRead more…

Meeting to hear Motions on Issues in Castleisland and Scartaglin

Meeting to hear Motions on Issues in Castleisland and Scartaglin

The next meeting of the members of the Municipal District of Killarney will be held in the Town Hall, Killarney in the morning, Wednesday, July 26th at 10am. The following is a list of motions and questions on the agenda in relation to the Castleisland and Scartaglin areas. Motions number 3 and 4 under theRead more…

Award Recognition for Firies based Kerry Food Hub

Award Recognition for Firies based Kerry Food Hub

Kerry Group in partnership with NEWKD are proud to present a Community Vibrancy Recognition Programme Award to Firies Community Enterprise Development Ltd. This award recognises the outstanding achievement in the development of The Kerry Food Hub, Firies. Since its official opening in March 2017, the Food Hub has brought four new businesses to Firies VillageRead more…

The Crown Gets the Green Light for 16 Bedroom Re-Development

The Crown Gets the Green Light for 16 Bedroom Re-Development

Castleisland is set to enjoy a major employment and tourism boost as the Crown Hotel is to undergo a huge extension and bedroom redevelopment project. Planning permission has just been granted for a 16 bedroom extension at the long established hotel. The development is being heralded as one which will bring this historically significant, townRead more…

Join Kenya Project Volunteers on Carrantouhill Climb

Join Kenya Project Volunteers on Carrantouhill Climb

A huge fundraising effort was unveiled in Castleisland in February of this year to help send four local volunteers on a mission of mercy to Kenya. They are going to work on a Ray of Sunshine Foundation project to improve the lives of abused and deprived children in that area of Eastern Africa. Now threeRead 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…

Currow Coiste Na nÓg News

Currow Coiste Na nÓg News

Currow Coiste Na nOg News By P.R.O Con Enright U-16s Back in Action Currow U-16s recommence their County League campaign on Wednesday 19th July when they travel to Cahersiveen to play St Marys/Renard. Throw in is at 7:30pm. U-14s Hosted Kenmare On Monday 17th Currow played host to Kenmare Shamrocks in the final round ofRead more…