Category Archives: Lyreacrompane

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…

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…

Carmel Linehan Memorial Run/Walk/Jog On Easter Monday

Carmel Linehan Memorial Run/Walk/Jog On Easter Monday

Knocknagoshel Women’s Group will hold its ninth annual Carmel Linehan Memorial Run/Walk/Jog later on today, Easter Monday, April 17th. The event will start at Knocknagoshel Community Centre at 12 noon and finish there – where refreshments will be available afterwards. Over 55s Club This year’s event is in aid of the Knocknagoshel Over 55s ClubRead 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…

Happy Easter to Listowel Writers’ Week Followers

Happy Easter to Listowel Writers’ Week Followers

Listowel Writers’ Week organisers have issued an open invitation to their 46th festival which will be held from May 31st. to June 4th. 2017. They’re thrilled to share the programme with you and we are now open for booking. “There’s a joyful mix of all genres of literature, poetry, comedy, art, theatre and of courseRead more…

Kieran Opens his Dream XL Store in Knocknagoshel

Kieran Opens his Dream XL Store in Knocknagoshel

It was a misty old morning in Knocknagoshel – just like almost everywhere else in the country today. However, this was no ordinary day in the life of the hilltop village as there was a keen awareness that the ‘new shop’ was about to open its doors at 8-30am. Local community activist and businessman, KieranRead 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…

Spike Players to Stage Happy Birthday Dear Alice

Spike Players to Stage Happy Birthday Dear Alice

It’s full steam ahead for the Knocknagoshel based Spike Players with their production of the Bernard Farrell play Happy Birthday Dear Alice. Stage manager, Noel Murphy is still collecting bits and pieces and adapting what they have in terms of props and the like. “This is our first play for a while without our lateRead more…

Enter Now for KDYS/An Garda Síochána Basketball Blitz

Enter Now for KDYS/An Garda Síochána Basketball Blitz

The Kerry Diocesan Youth Service (KDYS) in partnership with An Garda Síochána is running its annual Basketball Blitz tournament on Good Friday. The event will be held in Castleisland Community Centre and the entry forms are out now. Applications are invited from teams from the Castleisland area interested in taking part. One Day Only TheRead more…

Local Performers Rehearsing Mad for Lip Sync Battle

Local Performers Rehearsing Mad for Lip Sync Battle

Castleisland AFC will hold a major fund raising event, Lip Sync Battle Castleisland in the local community centre on Friday, March 31st. 2017 at 8pm. Based on the concept of the US Hit TV show Lip Sync Battle, the show gives performers the chance to take to the stage and perform as an iconic musicRead more…