Carnew notes week September 28th


Congratulations to Carnew camogie club on winning their County final against Ballinacor 2-14 to 2-4.

The team were Maire Doran, Aoife Darcy, Ann Cummiskey, Sophie Doran, Charlotte Myers, Helen Hughes, Alanna Dagge, Naoise Hodgin’s, Shauna Keogh, Nicole Curran (1-3), Aoibhinn Myers 0-3, Mollie Mulroe, Caitlin Hughes 0-5, Sinead Kinsella 1-0, Ella Doran 0-1, subs Maire Deegan 0-2, Kayleigh Kavanagh, Orlaith Molloy, Aoife Doran, Jessica Kinsella. Mentors Tom Darcy, Vinnie Mulroe and Vicky Mulhall.


Congratulations to Carnew minors who won their final against Clan Na Gael 4-17 to 1-2 team was Adam Jordan, Darragh Rawson, Ruairi O’Brien, William Kenny, Jake O’Dwyer, Thomas Collins, Zach Jordan, Liam O’Neill 0-6, Maurice Sheil 0-1, Richard Greene 0-2, Shane Byrne 1-3. Will Molloy, Ben Gilligan 0-1, Daniel Redmond 2-2, Finian Collins, subs Billy Molloy 1-2, Niall Maxwell and Ryan Austin.



Askamore Monster Drive In Bingo  

Sunday October 18th 2020


Donishall Crossroads on the main Carnew-Ferns road (Y25 VX75)

Single Book €10
Double Book €15
Junior Book €5
Jackpot Sheet €3 or 2 for €5
Bonus Sheet €3 or 2 for €5

Amazing Prizes:
1 line €30
Double line €50
Full House €100

Jackpot Game
1 line €50
Double line €100
Full house €500

Bonus game
1 line €50
Double line €100
Full House €300

Carnew GAA Club are holding their next Drive in bingo on this Friday 2nd October at 7.30pm in the GAA grounds, the following bingos will be on 16th and 30th October at 7.30pm, all welcome.

Carnew Musical Society –  Best Supporting Actor Award

Heartiest congratulations to John Young on winning Best Supporting Actor for his portrayal as Jud FryCarnew Musical Society’s production of Oklahoma last November. This richly deserved award was the 2nd of two nominations for John, having been nominated for his role of Scrooge in C.M.S’s  production of A Christmas Carol. The Awards which are usually attended by over 1,000 people in The Glen Eagle Hotel in Killarney were this year were presented on line with a socially distant ensemble.

Many congratulations also to our two other nominees, who received Runner-Up Awards, Debbie Furlong and her Front of House team for Best House Management

And Erin Hogan who was runner-up as Best Actress for her portrayal of Laurey. 

Due to Covid restrictions, the Society could not get together as a group,  but as many as possible connected on line.


Scoil Aodan Naofa Carnew Split the Pot has resumed with the first draw on Friday 2nd October, envelopes have to be in by the Tuesday of each week on account of the virus, envelopes are available from the school or local shops.

Walking Trails

Following on from our recent Walking Trails Audit where our walking trails were highly commended, we would love to share the beauty & amenities of Askamore and to showcase Sliabh Bhui & it’s amazing views. 

With this in mind, we will be holding a series of guided walks around 3 of our trails on Saturday, October 10th at 11am starting from Askamore Community Centre (Y25 F6D8)

Join our group of local guides who will impart their knowledge and let you experience the beauty of Sliabh Bhui and Askamore from either our 6, 9 or 12km trails. 

This is a fantastic time of year to get walking boots on and see the Autumnal colours of Askamore. 

These trails are all graded moderate and are suitable for all abilities. 

There will be a cost of €10 per person and this will include refreshments in our newly renovated community centre afterwards. 

And don’t worry, All social distancing & hygiene practices will be adhered to on the day. 

We would be delighted if you’d join us on the day and why not bring your friends too!


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, 2 day PHECC refresher 17th and 24th October €200 per person limited to 6 people.TBA Tuesday Certified Principles of HACCP and food safety €140, 9.30-4pm also available online Saturday MEWP Mobile Elavated €200, 9-12noon available on lineAbresive wheels €50 at your own paceInfection Prevention and control course €50Covid19 Compliance Officer course €75 at your own pace.

Online course include Cardaic First Awareness, Food safety, Manual Handling and Certified Aistear principles and Themes.
Payroll course is rescheduled to Tuesday 20th October for 10 weeks 7-10pm €280 per person.
Safepass on Friday 2nd October 7.30am -5pm €195.
PHECC (Far) Refresher on Saturday 10th and Sunday 11th October, 9.30 am – 4.30pm, €200.
Safepass on Saturday 10th October 7.30am – 5pm €195.
Manual Handling Tuesday 13th October 6-8pm
PHECC (far) Refresher on Saturday 17th &24th October 9.30am -4.30pm €200.
Basic chainsaw (Lantra or City & Guilds) on Monday 19th October 5 days 9.30 – 5pm €800.
Safepass Friday 23rd October 7.30 am – 5pm €195.
Safepass 31st October 7.30am – 5 pm €195
Basic First Aid Saturday 7th November 9.30am -4.30pm €110
PHECC first aid 3 day course Saturday 14th, 21st & 28th November €300, 9.30am – 4.30pm
Basic chainsaw 5 day (Lantra & City and Guils) Monday 30th November €800 9.30 am – 5pm
PHECC (far)  Refresher Saturday 5th & 12th December 9.30am – 4.30pm €200.

To enquire about any of the courses you can phone them on 05394265550876417172 or e-mail or web www.carnewtdc.ieMASS TIMESThe 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.


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

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