Exciting New Musical Development for Muire Gan Smál from September

Exciting New Musical Development for Muire Gan Smál from September

All at Muire gan Smál Primary School, Castleisland are delighted with the announcement that a new partnership with Music Generation will begin from September 2022. A music teacher will be working with the boys and girls for the school year introducing them to a variety of instruments and developing their musical ability. Music Generation strives to…

Castleisland Summer Fest Putting Down Markers for the Future

Castleisland Summer Fest Putting Down Markers for the Future

There was clear evidence of pure enjoyment on the town’s Main Street during last weekend’s festival organised and run by members of the Castleisland Racing Festival Ltd. While enjoyment may be hard to quantify and is something that has to be felt or seen at first hand, there was an element of the festival which…

Aisling and Thomas, Emma and Michelle Shine at Glittering Dance Finale

Aisling and Thomas, Emma and Michelle Shine at Glittering Dance Finale

If you instantly cop the link between: Paddy White, Nora Fealey, Thomas ‘Harry’ Callaghan, Aisling O’Connell, Michelle Reidy, Emma Sweeney, Lezek Brozozka, Siobhán Daly, Sandra Hartnett-O’Connor and Michael ‘Trod’ Broderick – you’re well up on your history then. The three-year history of Castleisland’s involvement with the countrywide, fundraising phenomena of Strictly Come Dancing – that…

Strictly Come Dancing – The Final Week

Strictly Come Dancing – The Final Week

The event managers at Scoil Muire Gan Smál and Castleisland Desmonds Ladies GAA Club are dancing again this year. And they’re delighted to announce the return of their giant / joint Strictly Come Dancing fundraiser for a third year. The club will use the money towards its ongoing running costs and the school intends using…