Waters and Communities Awards Deadline on July 23rd

Waters and Communities Awards Deadline on July 23rd

Details have arrived of a recently introduced competition run along the lines of Waters and Communities Award and the TidyTowns Competition 2021. The River Maine walk signage and general awareness raising work done by Castleisland Community College and the local Tidy Towns group makes them, at least, ideal entrants for this competition. Greatly Enhanced River-Walk …

Free Heart Health Checks in Castleisland Tomorrow

Free Heart Health Checks in Castleisland Tomorrow

Transition Year students from Castleisland Community College are raising awareness about the importance of heart health. They have partnered with the Irish Heart Foundation and free blood pressure checks, pulse checks, lifestyle advice and heart health information will be on offer in Castleisland tomorrow. Mobile Health Unit This will all be provided when the Irish…

Unlucky St. Mary’s Women Out of U-18 Cup

Unlucky St. Mary’s Women Out of U-18 Cup

St. Mary’s U-18 women were unlucky to lose out on a place in this season’s U-18 cup quarter finals. They travelled to Leiixlip at the weekend where they met Templeogue and Ballincollig in the first rounds of the qualifying tournament. Secured Semi Final Place They suffered a loss to a strong Templogue team but went…

Home Win for St. Mary’s U-16 Girls

Home Win for St. Mary’s U-16 Girls

St. Mary’s U-16 girls registered a win over Kenmare Kestrels on home turf last week. The visitors won the tip-off but it was St. Mary’s Grainne Walsh who registered the first score of the game. By Liz Galwey PRO Sarah Taylor and Tania Salvada responded to see the visitors go ahead temporarily. Paris McCarthy who…

Traditional ‘Round the Town’ Treatment for Basketball Heroines

Traditional ‘Round the Town’ Treatment for Basketball Heroines

The age old ritual of basketball teams returning to Castleisland in triumph opened a brand new chapter on Sunday evening. This time because the St. Mary’s U-14 Girls came home with the All Ireland ‘A’ Club Championship title. Then, following a well set pattern, cup bearing, medal wearing champions are paraded up and down Main…