Connect with us

News

Mountain Rescue Fundraiser Coming Up

Published

on

Kerry Mountain Rescue are holding a quiz night on Friday 13th April at Beaufort Golf Club - 7.30pm for 8.00pm sharp - Tables of 4 -Entry €10pp.

The fantastic winners prize is kindly sponsored by Sean Coffey at Kate Kearney's Cottage and Draw Prizes sponsored by Beaufort Golf Club and Helen Clifford.

Finger food by Rebecca Donoghue and Therese Breen served at the interval. Colm Kelly has kindly agreed to perform Master of Ceremonies duties on the night.

All monies raised go to the most worthy of causes, so come along and support our gallant Kerry Mountain Rescue Team.

Please help to spread the word of this event by liking and sharing, we would love to see the Club House full on the night. Remember the Date: Friday 13th April and everybody is welcome. 

Text  John on 087 2399789 with your name to reserve your team table 

Continue Reading
Advertisement

News

The late Peggy O’Callaghan was a founder of Kilcummin Scor

By Sean Moriarty Tributes have been paid to Peggy O’Callaghan, who was laid to rest on Tuesday of this week. Peggy played a central role in all activities related to Kilcummin parish. She passed away peacefully at her home on Friday, January 7. Peggy and her husband Michael founded Kilcummin Scor in 1978 – the […]

Published

on

0218715_B28C4389-97BD-45E6-89C2-21C0E5411ABD.jpeg

By Sean Moriarty

Tributes have been paid to Peggy O’Callaghan, who was laid to rest on Tuesday of this week.

Peggy played a central role in all activities related to Kilcummin parish. She passed away peacefully at her home on Friday, January 7.

Peggy and her husband Michael founded Kilcummin Scor in 1978 – the music and drama arm of the local GAA club.

“It afforded the opportunity to females to participate in club activities long before ladies’ football was initiated and it brought many people into the club, many of whom remained involved in different capacities over the years,” said a club statement.

“She has left us a wonderful legacy and will be remembered fondly by those lucky enough to have met her.”

Peggy will be sadly missed by her husband Michael, sons Diarmuid and Shane, daughters-in-law Trisha and Áine, grandchildren Dara, Caoimhe, Donnacha, Siún and Éabha, brothers Seánie and Frank, brothers-in-law, sisters-in-law, nieces, nephews, grandnieces and grandnephews, extended family, neighbours and friends.

Continue Reading

News

Surprise: Details of town-centre inner relief road revealed

By Sean Moriarty Plans to link the Monsignor O’Flaherty Road with New St via a new road at Bohereen na Goun have been announced by Killarney Municipal District. Town engineer John Ahern told Wednesday’s Killarney Municipal District Meeting between elected councillors and senior council executives that Kerry County Council intends to make a compulsory purchase […]

Published

on

0218833_Unknown-7.jpeg

By Sean Moriarty

Plans to link the Monsignor O’Flaherty Road with New St via a new road at Bohereen na Goun have been announced by Killarney Municipal District.

Town engineer John Ahern told Wednesday’s Killarney Municipal District Meeting between elected councillors and senior council executives that Kerry County Council intends to make a compulsory purchase order on lands that will link the two town centre streets.

If plans come to fruition it will be possible for motorists on New St to get to the top of High St, adjacent to the Killarney Advertiser’s town centre office, without travelling through the town centre. The plan was first mooted as far back as 2016.

The announcement caught councillors off guard, it was one of the last topics discussed at the four-hour meeting, but it was broadly welcomed by all.

“This access will change the dynamic of traffic movement in the town forever,” said Cllr Niall Kelleher.

Further details of the surprise project are set to be revealed to elected members over the next four to six weeks.

Attachments

Continue Reading

LOCAL ADS

Last News

Advertisement

Sport

Trending