Castleisland Chamber Alliance Sub Committees Formed

Castleisland Chamber Alliance Sub Committees Formed

Castleisland Chamber Alliance recently formed a number of sub committees to focus in depth on different areas of potential development in and around the town of its concern.  The sub committees have been formed in the areas like tourism, local area planning, event planning and enterprise promotion. Committee Appointees The tourism committee appointees are: Lisa…

Two More local Women in Connect Kerry Finals

Two More local Women in Connect Kerry Finals

I told my loyal band of readers last evening that Castleisland was to be represented by two women from, or with strong business links to the town in the finals of the Connect Kerry Women in Business Awards 2016. I was wrong as Moll Bell and I wasn’t long finding out my mistake either. There…

Currow Student Wins Irish Host Family German Scholarship

Currow Student Wins Irish Host Family German Scholarship

A young man from Currow who loves everything about Germany has just been awarded a four-month, Irish Host Family sponsored scholarship to the country. Pádraig Blanchfield is a student at St. Patrick’s Secondary School in Castleisland will be participating in the study abroad programmme in Germany from the start of the coming September – and…

New Business Flowing Through Irish Host Family Initiative

New Business Flowing Through Irish Host Family Initiative

Few natives ever give Castleisland and its environs the kind of credit it gets from the director of a rapidly growing and innovative business which she founded and based here. Antoinette Butler is a native of the deeply historic county of Waterford and she’s the director of Irish Host Family.ie. This is a fast-growing Castleisland-based…