Category Archives: Limerick

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…

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…

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…

Abbeyfeale and District News

Abbeyfeale and District News

The monthly West Limerick singing session will be held on this Friday night, June 2nd at 9.30pm in the Ramble Inn Bar, Abbeyfeale. By Marian Harnett All welcome to come along and join us for a night of traditional singing and storytelling. Alcoholics Anonymous An open public meeting of AA will take place in Duagh NationalRead more…

Maurice and Larry on the Run for Hospice Fund

Maurice and Larry on the Run for Hospice Fund

An Ríocht Athletic Club members, Maurice O’Connor and Larry Hickey ran the Limerick Half Marathon earlier in the year in memory of Maurice’s father, the late Mick Parick O’Connor of Scartaglin. The two friends and running partners along with Larry’s wife, Marie are familiar figures around the roads of Castleisland in training or serious competitionRead more…

Abbeyfeale and District News Round-Up

Abbeyfeale and District News Round-Up

Canon Neville’s 90th Birthday Hearty congratulations to Canon Neville who recently celebrated his 90th birthday. By: Marian Harnett Canon Neville is still active in the parish both in visiting the sick and housebound and covering for the other priests when necessary.  We want to thank him for his service as Parish Priest of Abbeyfeale andRead more…

Abbeyfeale and District News Round-Up

Abbeyfeale and District News Round-Up

End of West Limerick Radio Car Boot Sale The Board of Management of West Limerick Radio would like to advise all stall holders and customers that the car boot sale has been discontinued due to its rapid decline over the past 12 months. By: Marian Harnett They would like to thank all those who supportedRead more…

Abbeyfeale and District News Round-Up

Abbeyfeale and District News Round-Up

Show Stoppers at Coláiste Scoil Mháthair Dé Performing Arts Society presents Show Stoppers at Coláiste Íde agus Íosef on Friday night, May 5 at 7pm.  Admission Adults €10, children €5.  Kileenagh Holy Well The Rosary will be recited at the Holy Well in Kileenagh each Friday evening during Mary’s Month – May. If it’s tooRead more…

Abbeyfeale and District News Round-Up

Abbeyfeale and District News Round-Up

Kerry Gardaí Warn of Credit Card Phone Scam: A number of people have been in touch with Kerry Garda stations saying that they have received a call from an 021 number. By Marian Harnett The caller says that they are from a bank and that there is a problem with their credit card. Garda adviceRead more…

News Focus on Abbeyfeale and District

News Focus on Abbeyfeale and District

Glórach Concert Celebrating the arrival of spring the concert at the Glórach on this Friday night, March 31 will feature a mélange of acts. Those on the bill include: the harmonious local group, The Lost Souls; the soulful jazz duo The Mysterious Mr. Valentine and the sweet songs of Philip Enright. By Marian Harnett Add in BellaRead more…