Category Archives: Knocknagoshel

Knocknagoshel GAA Club News Round-up

Knocknagoshel GAA Club News Round-up

Coiste na nÓg Quiz at Roche’s Bar Knocknagoshel GAA Club is holding a fundraising quiz in support of Coiste na nÓg on this Friday night, April 28th at 9pm sharp in Roche’s Bar, Knocknagoshel. Quizmaster supreme, Eddie Barrett will MC what is sure to be an enjoyable and entertaining night. Your support is greatly anticipated.Read more…

Abbeyfeale Prepares for Remembering Zoë Cycle Challenge

Abbeyfeale Prepares for Remembering Zoë Cycle Challenge

Remembering Zoë Cycle on May 14th.  The third Remembering Zoë Cycle Challenge around the eight parishes which surround Abbeyfeale will be held on Sunday, May 14th. There are three route options available to participants: 110 km, 75 km or 40 km and online registration is now open – you can register by clicking on: https://register.primoevents.com/ps/event/RememberingZoeCycleChallengeRead more…

Presentation Project on The Moonlighters Ready to View

Presentation Project on The Moonlighters Ready to View

St. Joseph’s Presentation Secondary School, Castleisland was one of just six schools in the south of Ireland chosen to take part in the North / South History Initiative late last year. The initiative is run as part of a joint collaboration between The Professional Development Service for Teachers (PDST) and the School Development Service (SDS)Read more…

Forum On Raising your Child in a Digital World

Forum On Raising your Child in a Digital World

The safety of children in today’s Digital age is a topic of growing concern and importance to adults and parents. Many people are struggling to cope with the challenges thrown up by this increasingly complex and mercurial world – a world they feel they have little or no control over. A Free Talk On thisRead more…

Castleisland Camera Club Developments

Castleisland Camera Club Developments

Castleisland Camera Club had another very successful meeting last Thursday night with more new members in attendance. By Breda McGaley PRO Con Dennehy also attended and gave a very comprehensive talk to the group before answering questions on photography and camera basics. Something for Everyone The club is made up of people of varying abilityRead more…

Knocknagoshel GAA Club News Round-Up

Knocknagoshel GAA Club News Round-Up

Knocknagoshel GAA Club Quiz: Knocknagoshel GAA Club will hold a fundraising quiz in support of its Coiste na nÓg on Friday night, April 28th at 9pm sharp in Roche’s Bar Knocknagoshel. Eddie Barrett will act as quizmaster and master of ceremonies. The club assures us that an enjoyable and entertaining night is in store. YourRead more…

Castleisland Chamber Alliance Sub Committees Formed

Castleisland Chamber Alliance Sub Committees Formed

Castleisland Chamber Alliance recently formed a number of sub committees to focus in depth on different areas of potential development in and around the town of its concern.  The sub committees have been formed in the areas like tourism, local area planning, event planning and enterprise promotion. Committee Appointees The tourism committee appointees are: LisaRead more…

Castleisland Camera Club’s Third Meeting Tonight

Castleisland Camera Club’s Third Meeting Tonight

Out of a need for such a club or support group in the general area, a cabal of local, keen photographers from this and surrounding parishes got together last month and from this emerged Castleisland Camera Club. Now, the club is about to hold its third meeting tonight, Thursday, April 20th at 8:15pm. The previousRead more…

Good Friday Night Passion Play Endorsed by Huge Attendance

Good Friday Night Passion Play Endorsed by Huge Attendance

A huge attendance from this and neighbouring parishes provided Monsignor Dan O’Riordan, director, Jerome Stack, the Castleisland Parish Choir and the actors with the kind of endorsement their well rehearsed efforts deserved. The Passion and Death of Christ was staged around the altar area of the Church of Saints Stephen and John with an 8pmRead more…

St. Mary’s U-16 Girls Bring First International Title Home

St. Mary’s U-16 Girls Bring First International Title Home

St. Mary’s Basketball Club’s U-16 girls made the long journey last week to Malgrat de Mar in Barcelona to take part in the 32nd annual Tomas Sola tournament. They also made history by winning it – and the first ever international title for the club in its many illustrious years in existence. Report by LizRead more…