Carnew notes week September 21st


Sincere sympathy is extended to the family, relatives and to all in Arden Cheshire Home Shillelagh on the death of Eileen Kelly during the week, her funeral took place on Monday in Blessington.

To the family and relatives of Mikey Byrne, Donishall and Ballycanew who died during the week and was buried on Wednesday in Askamore cemetery.

To the family and relatives of Marie Lawler, Quarry Street, Shillelagh who died recently.


Carnew Further Education & Training Centre is situated at Newline, Carnew, Co. Wicklow.  We are currently enrolling for new courses which are due to commence shortly, many of which will support parents in helping their children when learning from home.

If you are new to computers, now is the time to enrol on one of our I.T. course which include Get Connected with Digital Skills.  All courses are delivered on a part-time basis and are free of charge.  Certain eligibility criteria will apply.  

For more information contact Mary (087) 9176508 or Geraldine (087) 3761381.


Carnew Training and Development Centre has re-opened with numerous courses taking place, Payroll QQI level 5 starting Tuesday 29th September for 10 weeks in the evenings from 7-10pm €280 per person. Safepass on Saturday 26th September €195 per person limited to 10 people.2 day PHECC refresher 17th and 24th October €200 per person limited to 6 people.Saturday 12th, 19th & 26th September PHECC first aid course €300, 9.30 – 4.30pmTBA Tuesday Certified Principles of HACCP and food safety €140, 9.30-4pm also available online Saturday MEWP Mobile Elavated €200, 9-12 noon available on line Abresive wheels €50 at your own pace. Infection Prevention and control course €50Covid19 Compliance Officer course €75 at your own pace

To enquire about any of the courses you can phone them on 05394265550876417172 or e-mail or web


The following are the mass times from 29th August Saturday evenings Shilleagh 6.30pm, Carnew 7.30pm (possible changes for summer). Sunday’s Tomacork 8.45am, Coolafancy 10am, Carnew 11.15am.PARISH RAFFLE Kilrush parish are holding a parish raffle on Saturday 26th September after 6 pm mass, there are many prizes on offer and lines are €5 or €50 per card available after masses in Askamore or Kilrush, all support welcome.


The First Holy Communion ceremony in Carnew will take place on Saturday 3rd October and the Confirmation on Sunday 4th October. Kilrush communion is on Saturday 26th September.

We are absolutely delighted to announce that Le Cheile Park has been awarded the highly prestigious Green Flag Award!

We are the only community park in North Wexford to have achieved this accolade.

None of this would be possible without the Trojan work of Community Council member & head of the Tidy Towns committee, Jackie Christian and her team of helpers & volunteers from FAS & the community.

Well done to all involved!

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