Category Archives: West Limerick

Abbeyfeale Ticket Line Available for Finbar Wright Concert

Abbeyfeale Ticket Line Available for Finbar Wright Concert

Tenor, songwriter and poet Finbar Wright has only two Irish concert dates in his diary for 2018 and the first one is here in Abbeyfeale at the Church of the Assumption on Friday, February 9th. By Marian Harnett He has sung before Popes, Presidents, Kings and Queens, with the Irish Tenors, appeared on Good MorningRead more…

Abbeyfeale and District News Round-up

Abbeyfeale and District News Round-up

New Mass Times For 2018 Mass times in Abbeyfeale will change from January 1, 2018. Saturday evening Mass will now be at 6.30pm and Sunday morning Mass will be at 9.15am.  By Marian Harnett No change to the 12 noon Mass. Holy days morning Mass will be 11am and 6.30pm. Please note change of timesRead more…

Concert in Aid of Kerry/Cork/Limerick Health Link Bus

Concert in Aid of Kerry/Cork/Limerick Health Link Bus

The first ever fundraiser for the soon to be consolidated Kerry/Cork/Limerick Health Link Bus will be held in Abbeyfeale on Monday night ,February 5th from 8pm.  Variety Concert in Fr. Casey’s A variety concert in Fr Casey’s Club-house is being organised by Benny Thade McCarthy to help in the purchase a bus to facilitate theRead more…

Memorable Knocknasna Celebrations for the Big 50th

Memorable Knocknasna Celebrations for the Big 50th

2017 marked the 50th anniversary of the building of Scoil Naomh Pádraig in Knocknasna, Abbeyfeale. To mark the occasion, management, staff, parents and students had worked together over the last twelve months to compile a picture book. They launched the book and cut a cake as part of the pre-Christmas holidays celebrations at the school.Read more…

Abbeyfeale and District News Round-Up

Abbeyfeale and District News Round-Up

Charity and Community Spirit in Coláiste Íde agus Iosef The true meaning of Christmas has been made abundantly clear in Abbeyfeale. By Marian Harnett For the past number of weeks, the fifth year Home Economics students of Coláiste Íde agus Iosef together with their teacher Mrs Meade have participated in a major food appeal toRead more…

Avoid Gutter Cleaning Scammers with RCCN Service

Avoid Gutter Cleaning Scammers with RCCN Service

Scam Alert! Live Line Gutter Cleaning Shock Live Line on RTE 1 would shock you with all the scams that are on the go especially now coming up Christmas. There was a lot of talk during the week about men calling to estates offering to clean gutters. By: Marian Harnett Can I make a suggestionRead more…

Finbar Wright to Sing at Abbeyfeale Church Jubilee Concert

Finbar Wright to Sing at Abbeyfeale Church Jubilee Concert

It’s 50 years next year since the Church of the Assumption was opened and to celebrate the Jubilee Year we are having Finbar Wright in Concert on Friday, February 9th. 2018. By Marian Harnett Tickets are available at the following outlets in Abbeyfeale: Moss Harnett’s Spar Shop; Twohig’s SuperValu; O’Donoghue’s Spar Shop; Ann Lyon’s, TheRead more…

Awards for Abbeyfeale’s Town Park and Leen’s Hotel

Awards for Abbeyfeale’s Town Park and Leen’s Hotel

Going For Gold Huge congratulations to Abbeyfeale Town Park and Abbeyfeale Tidy Towns and to Leen’s Hotel who won the judges award, the Most Improved/Incentive Awards and the Overall Runner-up Award at the Going for Gold Awards last week in the Strand Hotel in Limerick. By: Marian Harnett As the chairman of the Abbeyfeale CommunityRead more…

Knocknagoshel GAA Club News Round-Up

Knocknagoshel GAA Club News Round-Up

Sympathy to the Harnett Family We extend our deepest sympathy to the family of Dee Harnett of Kilconlea who passed away last week. Dee played for Knocknagoshel winning county titles in 1986 and 1987. He was a great character and will be sadly missed by his many former teammates and friends in Knocknagoshel. Club LottoRead more…

Benny Thade Celebrates A Year at The Rambling House

Benny Thade Celebrates A Year at The Rambling House

Benny Thade McCarthy’s new season of the Rambling House begins on this Monday night October 2nd at 9pm at Fr. Casey’s GAA Clubhouse in Abbeyfeale. All singers, storytellers, musicians and dancers are welcome to attend. Host Benny Thade would love to see you all there on the night to celebrate the first birthday. A BigRead more…