Category Archives: Milltown-Castlemaine

Milltown/Castlemaine Lotto win for Dingle Woman

Milltown/Castlemaine Lotto win for Dingle Woman

Congratulations to Fiona Kennedy from Dingle who won the Milltown / Castlemaine GAA Club Match 3 €1,000 prize in the recent Lotto fundraising draw. The club’s fundraising Lotto jackpot is now at €18,400. The draw takes place on this Friday, February 23rd in The Castle Inn Bar in Castlemaine. Sincere Thanks “Sincere thanks to all thoseRead more…

Music Capital Fund Information Session on St. Brigid’s Day

Music Capital Fund Information Session on St. Brigid’s Day

A bugle call is being issued to all Kerry musicians, bands, collectives, music groups, music organisations, schools and interested communities. An information session, on a new capital fund that will support the purchase of musical instruments, will take place in Tralee Library in Moyderwell at 5pm on Thursday, February 1st and everyone is welcome. TwoRead more…

Mobiles Muscle Their Way onto Table Quiz Culture

Mobiles Muscle Their Way onto Table Quiz Culture

O’Shea’s Bar in Milltown will host a table quiz with a difference on this Friday night, January 5th. The quiz is the latest in a series of fundraisers for Fleadh Cheoil Chiarraí 2018 which will take place in Milltown in June. The local branch of Comhaltas Ceoltóirí Éireann is running a quiz league locally calledRead more…

New Memoir of Milltown from local Historian

New Memoir of Milltown from local Historian

It promises to be a night of memories and nostalgia in Milltown on Friday, 14th July when a memoir of life in the mid-Kerry village is published and launched by a local retired teacher and historian. ‘Gwin for the Blue’ by Pat McKenna from Milltown recounts the happenings and characters of his native place inRead more…

Sinn Fein to Hold Bin the Waste Charges Protest

Sinn Fein to Hold Bin the Waste Charges Protest

Kerry Sinn Féin members will hold a short protest outside County Buildings at Rathass in Tralee on this Wednesday, July 5th at 1:15pm. Councillor Toireasa Ferris has invited members of the public to attend: Sinn Féin Motion “We are holding this protest tomorrow to highlight once again all that is wrong with waste collection inRead more…

Track Update to Trigger Big Meeting Here ?

Track Update to Trigger Big Meeting Here ?

‘There’s a light beyond these woods, Mary Margaret. Do you think that we will go there, And see what makes it shine, Mary Margaret? The lines of the hauntingly lovely song by Nancy Griffith occurred to me last week when talking to an American who had flown to Ireland and travelled to Castleisland to gazeRead 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…

Safety Appeal from Kerry Group Ras Mumhan Organisers

Safety Appeal from Kerry Group Ras Mumhan Organisers

The Kerry Group Ras Mumhan Four-Day International Cycle Race will pass through this area on Good Friday afternoon, April 14th. The route and approximate times are as follows: Start in Killorglin at 2:50pm.; Fossa at 3:10pm.; Killarney at 3.16pm.; Kilcummin at 3.24pm.; Quarry Cross at 3.42pm.; Knocknaboul Cross at 3.52pm.; Scartaglin at 4.05pm.; Castleisland atRead more…

Milltown/Castlemaine GAA Club News

Milltown/Castlemaine GAA Club News

Páidí Ó Sé Tournament Well done to the Milltown/Castlemaine boys who defeated Dublin side, Fingallians of Swords in the first round of the above tournament in Gallarus on Saturday. The final score was M/C: 0-12 points, Fingallians 0-8 points. However, their opponents in the semi-finals, An Ghaeltacht had the edge and after a tight tussle-Read more…

Milltown/Castlemaine GAA Club Registrations Due Now

Milltown/Castlemaine GAA Club Registrations Due Now

Sympathy to Fellow PRO The club extends sympathy to fellow PRO in Listry, Anne O’ Brien on the death of mom- Phyllis. May she rest in peace. Registration Draw Winners Congratulations to the following who were winners in our club registration draw. 1st prize: A club training top and football- Charlie O’Neill, Castlemaine 2nd prize:Read more…