Carnew notes week June 13th


Sincere sympathy is extended to John and Michelle Greene, Knocknalour in the death of his father Christopher who died recently in Dublin.

To the family and relatives of Jimmy Kavanagh, Kiltilly who died recently and was buried in Kilrush cemetery.


Best of luck to all students doing their junior and leaving cert exams at the moment.


Congratulations to Fr Matt Brennan, Main Street, Carnew who is celebrating his 60th jubilee.


Carnew GAA lotto was not won numbers were 9,23,27,30, lucky dips were John Kavanagh c/o Tom Collins’s and Molly Murphy, Clonegal, the next draw is 20th June and the jackpot is €10,900 thanks to everyone for their support it is greatly appreciated. 

The lucky winner of our split the pot draw for Scoil Aodan Naofa Carnew who won €200 was Nathan Murphy Keane. Congratulations.

The seller’s prize winner who won €10 was Michael Kinsella and the lucky dip winner was Flynn Molloy. Our next split the pot draw takes place next Friday 17th June.

Thank you for your continued support. 

Ballyellis National School

Split the Pot

Winner of “Split the Pot” Friday 10th June is Tracy Kenny, Kilanerin – winning €115

Split the Pot” envelopes can be had from any parent in the school or by calling into the school.  Many thanks to everyone for your support. It is much appreciated

Pop Up Garda Station in Askamore Hall Friday June 17th 10am -11amForms signed.  Get information on personal and home security. Call in for a chat and a cup of tea. All welcome.

Dance lessons with Steps & Styles in Askamore Hall Every Wednesday 8.30pm – 10.30pmStarting Wednesday June 15th. Looking forward to seeing you all.


God bless the children from Scoil Aodan Naofa Carnew who made their confirmation last Thursday in Carnew, may god bless you all.

Shillelagh Community Games athletics for 5 to 15 year olds is now taking on the Shillelagh Fairgreen every Tuesday and Thursday from 6:30-7:30pm. New members and volunteers are very welcome to join us. For further details find us Facebook or contact 0876207193.


The annual patrons are back this year Tomacork Sunday 24th July 2pm, Carnew 24th July 1.15pm, Coolfancy Sunday 31st July 2pm, Shillelagh Sunday 14th August 2pm. Kilrush Sunday July 31st at 1pm.


Carnew Agricultural show society will hold their annual show on Saturday 16th July more details to follow. Great to see it back again.


The annual pilgrimage to knock from ASKAMORE will take place on 4th and 5th July contact Mary Kenny on 0861541948.


Yoga Classes are taking place in the Askamore Community Hall

Thursday the 16th of June: 

18.30 – 19.30pm – Yoga Flow (Gentle pace, breathwork, controlled movement, stretching)

Saturday the 18th of June: 

9.30 – 10.15am – Chair Yoga (for anyone with reduced mobility, recovering from injury) 

10.30 – 11.30am – Yoga Flow

Tuesday the 14th of June: 

11.00 – 12.00am – Chair Yoga

For further information please contact Ályth McCormackdirectly via Facebook. 

Ályth is a registered teacher with Yoga Alliance & Yoga Alliance Professionals. 

Tinahely Craft Market

The Tinahely Craft market is now open on Friday as well as Saturdays… opening hours are 10-4 pm. There is a great selection of beautifully crafted pieces which make ideal gifts ….please come along and support your local artisans… 

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