The Late Sheila Ahern, Knockaclarig, Rockchapel, Co. Cork and Brosna, Co. Kerry

The Late Sheila Ahern, Knockaclarig, Rockchapel, Co. Cork and Brosna, Co. Kerry

The death has occurred of Sheila Ahern, Knockaclarig, Rockchapel, Cork / Brosna, Co. Kerry on September 17th. 2020. Peacefully at University Hospital Kerry, Sheila, daughter of the late Tom and Joan. Dear sister of Norrie in London; Kathleen in Knockaclarig; Pat in St. Stephen’s Park, Castleisland and Jerry of the Three Countries Driving School in…

Tickets on Sale for Jimmy Buckley Concert in Brosna

Tickets on Sale for Jimmy Buckley Concert in Brosna

Brosna, or rather its citizens, would appear to have found another musical niche for the village. Another, I say with great care and a high awareness of the late Con Curtin’s place in the folklore and musical history there and in the Sliabh Luachra area in general. Blessings in Abundance The resurgence of ‘Country Music’…

Brosna Fundraisers Will Do it All Again in July 2019

Brosna Fundraisers Will Do it All Again in July 2019

They christened it ‘A Country Music Concert and Dancing Festival’ and held it in a massive marquee on the square in Brosna Town on a Friday 13th last month. Superstition wasn’t even considered and the term ‘christened’ may be appropriate enough in the context; the event was held as a fund-raiser for the Brosna churches…

Lisa McHugh and Mike Denver for Brosna Country Festival

Lisa McHugh and Mike Denver for Brosna Country Festival

A Country Music Concert and Dancing Festival is being arranged and greatly anticipated in Brosna on Friday evening, July 13th. The Square in Brosna Town – or most of it – will be covered by a marquee on the occasion and the organisers are promising four hours of dancing to two of Ireland’s biggest Country…