Category Archives: Lyreacrompane Community Centre

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…

Knocknagoshel Céilí to aid Kerry Mountain Rescue Team

Knocknagoshel Céilí to aid Kerry Mountain Rescue Team

On the Sunday afternoon of September 24th, from 3pm to 6pm, a céilí is being held in Knocknagoshel Community Centre in aid of the Kerry Mountain Rescue Team. The event is being organised by local man, John Nolan who has deep family connections with the service the team provides. The music for the Céilí willRead 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…

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…

The late Fr. Pat Moore – Funeral Arrangements

The late Fr. Pat Moore – Funeral Arrangements

The death has occurred of Rev Fr Pat Moore, Littor Road, Asdee, Listowel, Co Kerry. Former parish priest of Duagh and many other parishes. May 1st 2017 in the tender loving care of the Bon Secours Hospital, Tralee. Beloved son of the late Mick and Peg. Deeply regretted by his loving brothers: Diarmuid and Michael,Read more…

The Storm has Passed for Fr. Pat Moore, RIP

The Storm has Passed for Fr. Pat Moore, RIP

A little over two years since they learned of his cancer diagnoses, the parishioners and friends of Fr. Pat Moore received the sad news of his death earlier today. When he broke the news of his condition early in 2015, friends in the twinned Duagh and Lyreacrompane churches organised masses and offered prayers for hisRead more…

€238,000 for Projects in Tralee Municipal District from Community Fund

€238,000 for Projects in Tralee Municipal District from Community Fund

A total of €238,000 will be shared by community and voluntary organisations in the Tralee Municipal District to progress a number of initiatives and projects thanks to grants provided by Kerry County Council’s Community Support Fund. A total of 72 community projects in the Tralee Municipal District are to benefit in 2017. Groups and projectsRead more…

Lyre to Host Free Talk on Brain and Memory Health

Lyre to Host Free Talk on Brain and Memory Health

A free talk on brain health will be held at Lyreacrompane Resource Centre on Tuesday, February 21st at 7.30pm. “Many people may feel that memory loss and dementia are inevitable parts of ageing. In this free brain health talk, Dr. Sabina Brennan of Trinity College, Dublin will explain that this is not necessarily the case,”Read more…

From Lyre to Santa’s Lapland – The Trip of a Lifetime

From Lyre to Santa’s Lapland – The Trip of a Lifetime

A trip to Santa’s real headquarters in Lapland is the ultimate Christmas journey. Where else would any right thinking child of any age want to go in the run up to the season of goodwill. It’s the one place in the world where little and not so little ones can spend time with Santa onRead more…

Dan Paddy Andy Festival Launched at John B’s

Dan Paddy Andy Festival Launched at John B’s

Details of this year’s Dan Paddy Andy Festival were announced at a press launch and music night at John B Keane’s Bar in Listowel on Friday. The special guest was Seán Ó Sé who officially launched the event and he was joined on the night by: Gabriel Fitzmaurice, Eoin Hand and Jim Malone. Some greatRead more…