Truly International Attendance at World Fiddle Day in Scart

Truly International Attendance at World Fiddle Day in Scart

World Fiddle Day Scartaglin attracted a truly international attendance again this year – as its title would suggest. Deserving of the attentions of the growing and yet to be formed Sliabh Luachra Music Appreciation Society, the event drew visitors in great numbers from at home and abroad. Seasoned and regular Sliabh Luachra devotees from Holland…

Tralee Credit Union to Celebrate its 50th this Sunday

Tralee Credit Union to Celebrate its 50th this Sunday

This Sunday, February 18th. marks exactly 50 years to the date and day on which Tralee Credit Union first opened its doors to members. Sunday, February 18th.1968 was the historic day at the T.C.L.S. Building in Day Place beside the Dominican church in Tralee. A Study Group Rev. C.D. O’Riordan, Prior, Holy Cross instigated the…

Coiste na nÓg to Parade in Castleisland on Sunday

Coiste na nÓg to Parade in Castleisland on Sunday

A note from Knocknagoshel’s Richard Cotter informs us that 2017 marks the 50th anniversary of the founding of Bord na nÓg in Kerry. To celebrate this milestone a number of parades will take place throughout the county on Sunday May 7th. Parade in Castleisland from 12:30pm The parade for the clubs in the Castleisland District,…