Wall Knocked in Wanton Act of Thuggery on River Walk Boundary

Wall Knocked in Wanton Act of Thuggery on River Walk Boundary

I know it doesn’t further any case or cause in which it’s invoked but I had to resist the urge to use foul language after hearing of the wanton act of vandalism carried out on the wall on the river walk over the past few days. In recent weeks, a block in the boundary wall…

Friendly Doberman Pinscher Found Loose on River Walk in Castleisland

Friendly Doberman Pinscher Found Loose on River Walk in Castleisland

A friendly and quiet Doberman Pinscher has been approaching people over the past half an hour around Barrack Street Bridge several people in the area were fearing for his safety from traffic on the narrow road there. As an indication of how quiet he is, he hopped into a car belonging to Scartaglin woman and…

Photograph Lost – Photograph Found – Who’s in It – Who Owns It?

Photograph Lost – Photograph Found – Who’s in It – Who Owns It?

I got a message last evening from a considerate Becky Ellis who found the attached moment in local history and time while strolling along the river walk on Thursday. “Hi I found this lovely photo today while walking at the riocht – around twelveish,” said Becky. “I believe it might be special to somebody. Could…

Happy New Year !

Happy New Year !

For better or worse, bad signs or good, plants that shouldn’t be showing their heads until at least March are now bravely breaking ground. The Year Ahead The year ahead is an unknown package. But like every year at this time we wish each other all the happiness we can cope with. On That Note…

Paddy Bows Out after Closing the Clare / Kerry Circle

Paddy Bows Out after Closing the Clare / Kerry Circle

The just retired Bank of Ireland, Castleisland branch manager, Paddy Garvey surprised a couple of innocent bystanders on the street of the town on Friday evening. Donning a present of an autographed county hurling jersey, Paddy came out as a Clare man. “I was sure he was from West Kerry,” was one man’s response to…