Category Archives: Listowel

Abbeyfeale and District News Round-Up

Abbeyfeale and District News Round-Up

Launch of Donie’s New CD Glin singer and musician, Donie Lyons has a CD on sale in Ann Lyons, Main St. Abbeyfeale. The CD, The Lovely Banks of Blain will be officially launched at the monthly singing night at Philip Enright’s Ramble Inn on a date to be announced. The monthly singing night at TheRead more…

Deputy Ferris Congratulates Minister Griffin and Raises Plight of Listowel Boy

Deputy Ferris Congratulates Minister Griffin and Raises Plight of Listowel Boy

Sinn Féin TD for Kerry Martin Ferris has welcomed the appointment of fellow Kerry TD Brendan Griffin as a junior minister. “I would like to congratulate my colleague Brendan Griffin, on his promotion, it is a proud day for himself and his family,” said Deputy Ferris. “It is welcome news for Kerry as we seem toRead more…

Abbeyfeale and District News Round-Up

Abbeyfeale and District News Round-Up

The Late Fr. Pat Moore’s 60th Birthday Remembrance In remembrance of their much loved Parish Priest, Duagh Pastoral Council would like to invite everyone to a mass of celebration and commemoration at 7.30pm on Saturday June 10th in St. Brigid’s Church, Duagh. After Mass there will be light refreshments, music and song continuing Fr. Pat’sRead more…

Denny Kerry Community Games Finals on June 24th and 25th

Denny Kerry Community Games Finals on June 24th and 25th

The official launch of the 2017 Kerry Community Games Athletics Finals took place on Friday morning at An Ríocht AC in Castleisland. It was the last official engagement on the old red tartan track as the new, two-tone surfacing material was being unloaded as the launch was going on. The event, sponsored by Denny, willRead more…

Cordal GAA Club News Round-Up

Cordal GAA Club News Round-Up

Cordal /Scart hopes Dashed in Minor League Final Cordal/Scart had high hopes and yearned for a win in Na Gaeil on Sunday in the Division 2 Minor County League Final. By Paddy Flynn Unfortunately the Cordal/Scart boys faced tough competitors in Listowel Emmets and a poor first half left them seven points down at halfRead more…

Listowel’s Literary Activity Festival for Children to Revel In

Listowel’s Literary Activity Festival for Children to Revel In

The National Children’s Literary Festival is incorporated in Listowel Writers’ Week. This year there’s an imagination tickling programme of events for children and it’s bursting out in various venues throughout the town. Half tired from packing the programme with all the events and from trying to get the lid on it all, Chairperson, Liz DunnRead more…

Missing Lyreacrompane Native Makes Phone Contact with Family

Missing Lyreacrompane Native Makes Phone Contact with Family

Trace Missing Persons Ireland are looking for your help to locate Lyreacrompane native, 35 year old, Daniel Kelly who is missing from Dunderrow, Kinsale, Co Cork. Daniel was last seen on the morning of Tuesday the 9th May 2017 after leaving his home there. Lyreacrompane National School As a child he attended the local nationalRead more…

Gardaí Launch Investigation into Ivy Leaf Art Centre Fire

Gardaí Launch Investigation into Ivy Leaf Art Centre Fire

Gardai here in Castleisland confirmed today that an investigation has been launched into how last night’s fire on the western face of the Ivy Leaf Art Centre was started. Locals, convinced that the fire was deliberately started on the ivy clad wall and belfry, condemned the act as that of wanton vandalism. Quell the BlazeRead more…

The Great Farmers’ March of 1966 Recalled in New Book

The Great Farmers’ March of 1966 Recalled in New Book

A new book on the great National Farmers’ Association march on Dublin in 1966 will be launched at the River Island Hotel here in Castleisland on Friday night at 8:30pm. This is a real insider’s view of the goings on of that time and the struggle by Irish farmers for a recognition that their livelihoodsRead 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…